Crosswalks And Safety Concerns Facing Pedestrians

Kane County Pedestrian Safety As previously discussed on this site, pedestrian accidents involving people who are walking in crosswalks at the time of the collision happen on a regular basis in the Chicago area.  As such, one question that has arisen is whether crosswalks offer a “false sense of security” for pedestrians and others, like …

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I-88 Four-Vehicle Crash Near Sugar Grove Results In Fatality

Fatal I-88 Crash In Kane County There was a fatal four-vehicle crash Friday morning (December 15, 2017) on Interstate 88 (I-88) in western Kane County. According to the Illinois State Police, the crash happened on I-88 just west of Route 47 near mile post 108.5.  This is near Sugar Grove. An excerpt regarding the fatal …

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Car Crash Resulting In Car Driving Into Elgin Retention Pond

Kane County Car Crash Into Retention Pond There was an Elgin car crash early this morning (December 7, 2017) in which a car left the roadway and drove into a retention pond. First responders went to the accident scene, near the intersection of Randall Road and College Green, at approximately 5:30 a.m. An excerpt from the …

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“Chain-Reaction” Crash In St. Charles Injures Two People

“Chain-Reaction” Crash In Kane County  There was a St. Charles multi-vehicle accident (a “chain-reaction” crash) on Route 31, north of Wood Lane, on November 30 at 5:55 p.m. According to the St. Charles Police Department, the “chain-reaction” accident occurred as a Jeep Commander traveling southbound on Route 31 struck a Volkswagen Jetta that was stopped …

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