There was a two-car collision that happened Friday afternoon (October 27, 2017) near Hoffman Estates. The crash was a “head-on collision” involving two cars.
According to information provided by the Cook County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened at approximately 3:00 p.m. Two men were injured as a result of the collision, with one suffering serious injuries.
An excerpt from the abc7chicago.com article of October 27, 2017, titled “2 injured in head-on crash in Hoffman Estates“:
A 21-year-old driver in a Chevrolet was traveling northbound on Route 59 when he veered into the southbound lane and struck a Volkwagen head-on. That driver was taken to a local hospital, but his injuries are not life-threatening.
The crash happened near Sutton Road and Magnolia Lane.
The driver of the Volkswagen, a 25-year-old man, was taken to the hospital. His injuries were considered to be “life-threatening” in nature.
An excerpt regarding the crash, from the October 29 Daily Herald article titled “Driver cited in crash near Hoffman Estates“:
The driver of the Malibu, 21-year-old Jalen Davis, of Addison, was charged with driving without a license, a class B misdemeanor. He was also issued citations for improper lane usage and not having valid registration.
The traffic accident investigation continues.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this “head-on collision” can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the articles mentioned above.
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