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Video captures fiery fatal crash where semi-truck crashed into median, rolled over on I-94 near Wadsworth

A dashcam video captured the moment a semi-truck pulling an Amazon trailer crashed and rolled over, killing the driver and causing a fire on I-94 near Wadsworth. The Newport Fire Protection District and Illinois State Police responded around 5:22 a.m. Monday to Interstate 94 south of Wadsworth Road in Wadsworth for a vehicle crash with […]

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Driver of Amazon semi-trailer killed after fiery rollover crash on Interstate 94 near Wadsworth

The driver of an Amazon semi-trailer was killed Monday morning after his truck rolled over and caught fire on Interstate 94 near Wadsworth. The Newport Fire Protection District and Illinois State Police responded around 5:22 a.m. Monday to Interstate 94 south of Wadsworth Road in Wadsworth for a vehicle crash with injuries. Fire crews arrived […]

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Police seeking semi-truck driver after motorcyclist critically injured in hit-and-run crash near Wadsworth

Police are seeking to identify the driver of a semi-truck that struck a motorcycle and drove away Monday afternoon, causing the motorcyclist to sustain critical injuries near Wadsworth. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office and Newport Township Fire Protection District responded around 4:00 p.m. Monday to West Russell Road and Kilbourne Road in Newport Township for […]

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Only minor injuries after semi-truck hits pickup truck in major collision on I-94 near Wadsworth

Four people escaped with only minor injuries after a semi-truck left their pickup truck nearly unrecognizable following a crash on Interstate 94 near Wadsworth. The Newport Township Fire Protection District and Illinois State Police responded around 5:01 a.m. Tuesday to Interstate 94 near Wadsworth Road in Wadsworth. District 15 troopers arrived to find two vehicles, […]

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Semi-truck driver cited after crash that left pickup truck driver seriously injured near Marengo

A semi-truck driver was cited for running a stop sign and causing a crash that left a pickup truck driver seriously injured near Marengo on Monday. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Marengo Fire Rescue Protection District responded around 3:15 p.m. Monday to County Line Road and Kishwaukee Valley Road. McHenry County Sheriff’s Deputy Kevin […]

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Two hospitalized after semi-truck, truck crash near Marengo

Two people were hospitalized Monday afternoon after a semi-truck and a pickup truck crashed near Marengo, causing the semi-truck to crash into a pole. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office and Marengo Fire Rescue Protection District responded around 3:15 p.m. Monday to County Line Road and Kishwaukee Valley Road. Alex Vucha, a spokesperson for the Marengo […]

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North Chicago man killed after his stopped car was struck by semi-truck on I-94 near Lake Forest

A North Chicago man was killed Thursday evening after his stopped car was struck by a semi-truck on Interstate 94 near Lake Forest, police said. The Deerfield-Bannockburn Fire Protection District, Lake Forest Fire Department and Illinois State Police responded around 8:10 p.m. Thursday to westbound Interstate 94 near mile marker 21.5. The Illinois State Police […]