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Marengo football player flown to hospital after being injured during game at Johnsburg High School

A Marengo High School football player was flown to the hospital after he suffered an injury during a varsity game at Johnsburg High School Friday evening. The incident happened around 9:45 p.m. Friday at Johnsburg High School. The varsity game between Marengo and Johnsburg was nearing the end when a Marengo player suffered a traumatic […]

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Worker flown to hospital after suffering serious hand injuries at manufacturing plant in Crystal Lake

A worker was flown to the hospital after suffering serious hand injuries during some type of machine accident at a manufacturing plant in Crystal Lake. The Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department responded around 2 p.m. Thursday to General Kinematics Corporation, 5050 Rickert Road in Crystal Lake, for a traumatic injury call. A man in his […]

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Man flown to hospital after being found with serious injuries at residence near Marengo

An elderly man was flown to the hospital after deputies found him with serious injuries from an apparent accident in his garage near Marengo, sheriff’s officials said. The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded around 8:05 p.m. Saturday to the 19100 block of West Coral Road in unincorporated Marengo for a well-being check. McHenry County Sheriff’s […]

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Construction worker flown to hospital with ‘potentially’ life-threatening injuries after fall from roof near Woodstock

A construction worker suffered potentially life-threatening injuries and was flown to the hospital after falling from a roof at a home near Woodstock, authorities said. The Woodstock Fire Rescue District responded around 4:21 p.m. Wednesday to the 10400 block of Saddlebred Trail in unincorporated Woodstock. Woodstock Fire/Rescue District Communication Specialist Alex Vucha said paramedics responded […]

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5-year-old in serious condition after suffering head injury at Beach Park school, being flown to hospital

A medical helicopter flew a 5-year-old girl to a hospital in serious condition after she suffered an apparent head injury while playing at school in Beach Park Tuesday morning. A Lake County sheriff’s deputy was on patrol around 10:25 a.m. and observed a woman driving in a “panicked state,” Lake County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Chief […]