There was a fatal car crash Friday morning (March 31, 2017) on Schoolhouse Road, just north of Route 30, in New Lenox Township.
According to authorities, the crash happened at approximately 8:45 a.m., and the accident involved a Chevy Silverado with a trailer colliding with a Subaru. The accident may have involved a loss of vehicle control.
An excerpt regarding the crash, from The Herald-News article of March 31, 2017, titled “Frankfort man dead after New Lenox Township Crash“:
The driver of the Silverado, a 42-year-old man, and his passenger were treated by paramedics at the scene, the news release stated. Initial reports indicate that the driver of the Silverado may have lost control before striking the Subaru. The sheriff’s office is investigating the incident. Citations were pending Friday afternoon.
The driver of the Subaru, identified as Mark A. Nelson, 40, was pinned in his vehicle, according to the Will County Sheriff’s Office. The Will County Coroner’s Office said that he was pronounced dead about an hour after the collision.
This fatal accident remains under investigation.
Additional details and possible updates regarding this fatal Will County crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including The Herald-News article mentioned above as well as the March 31 Joliet Patch article titled “Fatal Victim In New Lenox Crash Was Pinned Against Guard Rail: Sheriff.”