Car crash Near Huntley Leads To Three Teenagers Being Injured

Kane County Car Crash

A car crash near Huntley led to one vehicle occupant being critically injured. Two other vehicle occupants were also injured and taken to the hospital. This car crash near Huntley happened on Friday (May 8, 2020) evening, along Powers Road.

This car crash near Huntley is discussed in a variety of media sources, including the May 10, 2020 Lake & McHenry County Scanner article titled “Teen in critical condition, 2 others injured after car hits tree near Huntley.”

An excerpt from this article:

The Huntley Fire Protection District and Kane County Sheriff’s Office responded around 9:15 p.m. Friday to the 41W300 block of Powers Road near Huntley in Rutland Township for a single-vehicle crash.

Kane County Sheriff Ron Hain said that a Nissan Sentra, driven by a 15-year-old Lake in the Hills girl, was traveling eastbound on Powers Road from Route 47.

The vehicle went around a curve and drove off the roadway to the south before striking a tree, Hain said.

The person who was critically injured was identified as a 16-year-old passenger from Huntley. This person was initially taken to Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital before being flown to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge.

The driver suffered minor injuries during the crash.

Another vehicle occupant, a 15-year-old from Huntley, was taken to Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital by a family member. The accident injuries were undisclosed.

Additional Details Regarding This Car Crash Near Huntley

Additional details and possible updates concerning this car crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above.

Accidents that involve the vehicle leaving the roadway often result in serious accident injuries. These types of crashes are further discussed on the “Accidents In Which Vehicles Leave The Roadway” page. As discussed on that page, there can be many reasons as to why a vehicle leaves the roadway. As seen in the car crash near Huntley summarized above, once a vehicle leaves the roadway it is vulnerable to colliding with a fixed object such as a tree.


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