Fatal Vehicle Collision In Bolingbrook, Illinois

There was a fatal Will County vehicle accident Tuesday (November 25, 2014) in Bolingbrook.

The accident involved a crash between a car and semi trailer truck.

An excerpt from the November 26, 2014 Bolingbrook Patch article titled “Man Killed In Crash with Semi in Bolingbrook“:

Bolingbrook police said the crash occurred at 6:54 p.m. when the semi-trailer was struck by a southbound car as it turned north on Joliet Road.

According to the Will County Coroner’s Office, the driver of the car, identified as John C. Snella, 70, of Countryside, was pronounced dead at 8:12 p.m. at the accident scene.  A female passenger, a 76-year-old woman from Countryside, was taken to Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital for treatment of her injuries. She was in critical condition.

The driver of the semi, identified as a 30-year-old man from New York, was not injured during the collision.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this Will County accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Bolingbrook Patch article mentioned above, as well as the November 26 mysuburbanlife.com article titled “Motorist dies in crash with semitrailer near Bolingbrook, Woodridge border.”

I-55 Truck Collision

There was a truck accident on Interstate 55 (I-55) Tuesday afternoon (November 18, 2014).  This accident was a “rear-end crash” involving one semi running into the back of another on I-55 northbound at Weber Road.

According to the Illinois State Police, the accident happened at approximately 2:15 p.m.

Significant traffic congestion occurred after the accident.

Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the November 18, 2014 Romeoville Patch article titled “Crash Causes Delay at I-55 and Weber” as well as the November 18 buglenewspapers.com article titled “Lanes reopen on I-55 at Weber Road due to crash.”

Fatal Two-Vehicle Collision In Joliet

There was a fatal Will County car accident early this morning (November 13, 2014) in Joliet.

According to the Joliet Police Department, the crash involved two vehicles, a car and an SUV, that were involved in a “head on” collision at approximately 3:20 a.m.  The accident happened when the car, heading southbound on Larkin, collided with a GMC Yukon driving northbound.  At the time of the accident, the car was attempting to make a left-hand turn onto Dellmar Avenue.

The driver of the car was identified as Rashad J. Stinson, 24, of Joliet.  After being extricated from his car, he was pronounced dead at the accident scene at 4:38 a.m., according to the Will County Coroner’s Office.

The driver of the SUV, identified as an off-duty Joliet Police sergeant, was taken to Presence St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet for treatment of accident injuries, which are considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal Will County vehicle collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the November 13, 2014 Chicago Sun-Times article titled “Man killed, off-duty sergeant seriously hurt in Joliet crash” as well as the thetimesweekly.com article of November 13 titled “Joliet man, 24, killed in crash near Larkin and Black.”