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81-year-old woman seriously injured after two-vehicle crash on Route 47 near Hebron

An 81-year-old woman was seriously injured after she pulled out in front of another car and caused a two-vehicle crash on Route 47 near Hebron Tuesday, sheriff’s officials said. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District responded around 8:17 p.m. Tuesday to Route 47 and Thayer Road in unincorporated Hebron for a […]

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Coroner identifies 41-year-old father who died after being ejected from motorcycle struck by vehicle near Huntley

The coroner has identified a 41-year-old father of three who died after he was ejected from his motorcycle when another vehicle struck it on Route 47 near Huntley Saturday morning. An autopsy performed on Daniel Ordoqui, 41, of Elgin, showed he died as a result of blunt force injuries, according to McHenry County Coroner Dr. […]

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41-year-old man dies after being ejected from motorcycle in crash involving 2 cars near Huntley

A 41-year-old man died and two others were injured after the man was ejected from his motorcycle following a three-vehicle crash on Route 47 near Huntley, authorities said. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Huntley Fire Protection District responded around 9:30 a.m. Saturday to Route 47 and Conley Road in unincorporated Huntley. The sheriff’s office […]

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Driver cited for trying to overtake car, causing crash that left him seriously injured on Route 47 near Woodstock

A driver has been cited for illegally overtaking another vehicle and crashing into it, leaving himself seriously injured on Route 47 near Woodstock, the sheriff’s office said. The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 6:43 a.m. Tuesday to Route 47 and Lucas Road in Woodstock. Woodstock Fire/Rescue District Communication Specialist Alex […]

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Man flown to hospital after being seriously injured in crash on Route 47 near Woodstock

A man was seriously injured and had to be flown to the hospital after he crashed into another vehicle and drove off Route 47 near Woodstock Tuesday morning. The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 6:43 a.m. Tuesday to Route 47 and Lucas Road in Woodstock. Woodstock Fire/Rescue District Communication Specialist […]

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20-year-old man seriously injured, flown to hospital after Jeep crashes into semi-truck near Hebron

A 20-year-old man was seriously injured and had to be flown to the hospital after a crash involving an SUV and semi-tractor-trailer truck on Route 47 near Hebron Saturday afternoon. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, Hebron-Alden-Greenwood Fire Protection District and Richmond Fire Protection District responded around 3:47 p.m. Saturday to Route 47 and O’Brien Road […]

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Semi-truck becomes engulfed in flames, causing brush fire and shutting down Route 47 near Woodstock

A semi-truck became fully engulfed in flames, sparking a small brush fire and shutting down Route 47 near Woodstock for an extended period Thursday, authorities said. The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District responded around 2:04 p.m. Thursday to the intersection of Route 47 and Charles Road in unincorporated Woodstock for a report of a semi-truck on fire. […]

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Driver flown to hospital with life-threatening injuries after rollover crash near Woodstock

A man suffered life-threatening injuries and had to be flown to the hospital after a rollover crash on Route 47 north of Woodstock Tuesday evening, authorities said. The Woodstock Fire/Rescue District and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 6:16 p.m. Tuesday to the 4900 block of North Route 47, south of Allendale Road, in unincorporated […]