Update: Crash Sends Three to Hospital, Injuries Not Life Threatening
Chevy Avalanche hits wall near Tri-State Tollway and Half Day Road
(Update at 6:55) Three people riding in one vehicle sustained non life threatening injuries when the Chevy Avalanche carrying them on the southbound Tri-State Tollway near Half Day Road crashed into a wall, according to a spokesperson for the Illinois State Police at District 15.
All three were taken by separate ambulance to Lake Forest Hospital. The police had no further information. The hospital would not disclose any information citing patient confidentiality.
(Earlier at 4:12 p.m.) Three ambulances were sent to a vehicle crash near Half Day Road and the Tri-State Tollway this afternoon, according to a report from the Illinois State Police.
The initial report from the Illinois State Police indicated the collision occurred between Deerfield and Lake Forest. A spokesperson for the police was unable to give further information.
Officials from the emergency rooms at Lake Forest and Highland Park Hospitals would not say if victims were transported there from the accident citing patient confidentiality.
Patch will report additional information as it becomes available.