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Motorcyclist in critical condition after two-vehicle crash on Route 12 in Richmond

A motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital in critical condition after a crash involving another vehicle on Route 12 in Richmond Friday evening, authorities said. The Richmond Township Fire Protection District and Richmond Police Department responded around 6:15 p.m. Friday to Route 12 and Hunter Drive in Richmond for a vehicle crash with injuries. Fire […]

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66-year-old remains in critical condition after motorcycle crash near Richmond; alcohol believed to be factor

A 66-year-old man remains hospitalized in critical condition after he was ejected during a motorcycle crash near Richmond and authorities say alcohol was possibly a factor. The Richmond Township Fire Protection District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 4:57 p.m. Friday to the 7900 block of Tryon Grove Road in unincorporated Richmond. The sheriff’s […]

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Man in critical condition after being thrown from motorcycle during crash near Richmond

A man is in critical condition after he was found unresponsive after he was ejected approximately 50 feet from his motorcycle during a crash near Richmond. The Richmond Township Fire Protection District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 4:58 p.m. Friday to the 7900 block of Tryon Grove Road in unincorporated Richmond. The 911 […]

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Woman suffers multiple injuries after leaping from moving vehicle after man allegedly threatens to kill her in Richmond

A Round Lake man has been charged after he allegedly threatened to kill a passenger in his vehicle, forcing the woman to leap from the moving vehicle and leaving her injured in Richmond. Trevor W. Crawford, 23, of Round Lake, was charged with unlawful restraint, interfering with the reporting of domestic violence and assault. A […]

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Driver injured, trapped after two-vehicle rollover crash that left vehicle heavily damaged near Richmond

An injured driver was trapped and it took firefighters 40 minutes to extricate them from a heavily-damaged rolled over vehicle near Richmond Monday evening. The Richmond Township Fire Protection District responded around 8:23 p.m. Monday to the 7800 block of Tryon Grove Road in unincorporated Richmond for a vehicle crash with injuries. A 911 caller […]

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Spring Grove, Richmond firefighters respond to over 20 calls for gas odors in homes after work on Nicor transmission station

Firefighters in Spring Grove and Richmond responded to over 20 calls for natural gas leaks or odors Tuesday after Nicor performed work on a transmission station in the area. The Richmond Township Fire Protection District first responded around 11:56 a.m. Tuesday to Richmond Grade School, 5815 Broadway Road, for a report of an odor investigation. […]

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Students sent home for the day after gas leak prompts evacuation of school in Richmond

Students were sent home for the day after a gas leak prompted the evacuation of Richmond Grade School, amid firefighters being called to multiple reported gas leaks in Richmond Tuesday. The Richmond Township Fire Protection District responded around 11:56 a.m. Tuesday to Richmond Grade School, 5815 Broadway Road, for a report of an odor investigation. […]

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Charges upgraded against man who caused drunk driving crash that left child passenger injured near Richmond

A grand jury has upgraded charges against a man who police say drove drunk and crashed his car near Richmond, leaving an unrestrained disabled child passenger injured. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Richmond Fire Protection District responded around 10:24 p.m. on February 12 to the 7800 block of Tryon Grove Road in unincorporated Richmond. […]