Fatal Traffic Crash in Waukegan leaves Two Injured
October 20, 2020 8:47AM CDT
(Waukegan, IL) A crash in Waukegan left one person dead and two injured.
The incident took place in the pre-dawn hours of Sunday near the intersection of Grand Avenue and Green Bay Road. Police say a Chevy SUV and Jeep Liberty collided, leaving the front seat passenger in the Jeep, a Waukegan man in his 30’s, dead.
The driver of the Jeep, a Waukegan woman in her 40’s was hospitalized with serious injuries. The driver of the Chevy, a Waukegan man in his 20’s was also sent to the hospital with serious injuries.
Police believe speed was a contributing factor, and that one car went against a traffic signal leading to the collision. Which car that was, remains under investigation.