Fatal SUV Accident In Elgin

Kane County Fatal SUV Collision

There was a fatal car collision Sunday (December 20, 2015) in Elgin.

A preliminary investigation by police indicates that the accident happened at approximately 4:50 p.m.  At that time, a 2010 Buick Enclave (SUV) that was traveling east on Higgins (just west of Randall Road) crossed the median, ran off the road and hit a tree.

The driver of the SUV – currently identified only as a 55-year-old man from Bartlett, was taken to Advocate Sherman Hospital for treatment of his accident injuries.  He was pronounced dead there.

It is currently unknown or undisclosed as to what caused the SUV to leave the roadway.

No other people were involved in the crash.

The accident remains under investigation by The Elgin Police Department Traffic Unit.

Those with information concerning the accident are asked to call  (847) 289-2661.

Additional Details Regarding This Kane County Fatal Crash

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the December 20, 2015 Daily Herald article titled “Police:  Bartlett man killed after car hits tree in Elgin” as well as the December 21 Elgin Courier-News article titled “Bartlett man killed in Elgin crash.”


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