There was a vehicle accident on Sunday night on the Edens Expressway in Northbrook, Illinois, that injured four people.
According to Illinois State Police, the accident happened on the Edens near Tower Road, in the northbound lanes. The accident happened around 9:10 p.m.
The accident happened when a truck struck a car as the truck merged from the right lane into the center lane. The truck driver then veered to the right, struck another car, and ran into a wall on the left shoulder.
A very intense fire resulted from the accident.
The truck driver was cited for various items including improper lane usage.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources including the April 22 ABC7Chicago.com article “4 reportedly injured in fiery crash on Edens Expressway” as well as the April 22 Chicago Tribune article titled “Brothers help save victims from fiery Edens crash.”
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