The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a tragic accident that occurred on Monday evening involving a collision between a semi-truck and a delivery van. The crash took place around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Plank and Lukens Roads in Sycamore Township, leaving one person dead. Upon arrival, first responders found both vehicles […]
On Monday, at approximately 3:12 p.m., a devastating car-motorcycle accident occurred at the Keslinger Road entrance to Kaneland High School, resulting in the death of the 60-year-old motorcyclist, Mr. John B. Smith of Maple Park, Illinois. Detailed circumstances surrounding the accident are as follows: Our thoughts and heartfelt sympathies are with the families affected by […]
A two-vehicle collision in rural Afton Township, south of DeKalb, resulted in both drivers being hospitalized on Wednesday, according to information from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office. The incident occurred at 5:11 p.m., as reported in an official news release from the sheriff’s office. Thankfully, both drivers sustained only non-life threatening injuries in the collision […]
Aurora man charged with DUI in Yorkville crash in which 6 were injured and 4 vehicles ended up in creek
An Aurora man, Jose Montenegro-Garcia, was arrested and charged with DUI after a four-vehicle collision in Yorkville, Illinois, which resulted in six minor injuries and sent all involved vehicles into Rob Roy Creek. The incident is a stark reminder of the dangers of intoxicated driving and its potential consequences.
In the early hours of a recent Sunday, a tragedy unfolded on the streets of Elburn. A man and a woman lost their lives in a severe rollover crash, ejected from their vehicle with a shocking force that concluded their lives prematurely. Responding to a report of a possible transformer or field fire near North […]
MAPLE PARK, Ill. – It is with great sadness that we report a fatal accident that took place on State Route 64 in Maple Park, Illinois on Monday. The incident involved a 2008 Chevrolet Impala and a Peterbilt semi. According to the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, the occupants of the Impala were headed north on […]
A major car accident involving a semi-truck and two other vehicles occurred on the intersection of Dekalb Ave and Peace Road in Sycamore, Illinois, leading to traffic disruptions and road closures. Emergency crews are on the scene, and the cause of the accident is under investigation. Stay tuned for updates on this developing story.
Authorities say they have arrested the driver in a fatal DUI crash in Sycamore last week. DeKalb County Sheriff’s Deputies say they arrested Chynna Daugherty, 33 of Genoa, at OSF St. Anthony’s Medical Center in Rockford. She was released from the hospital after being treated for injuries sustained in the crash that killed 49-year-old Christopher Henning and […]
When I envision what it would be like to drive a convertible, I see myself driving down a long strip of paved road, with the top down and the wind blowing through my hair. And if I were to put myself in the driver seat of a Jeep Wrangler, I envision myself slowly climbing up […]
A Verona man was flown to OSF Saint Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford over the weekend after a crash involving a motorcycle and car at the corner of Route 23 and Chicago Road. Douglas Wakeman, 56, of Verona, was driving his motorcycle shortly after noon on Sunday when he collided with an eastbound car that had […]