Waukegan crash: 1 killed, 3 injured in head-on vehicle collision

A person was killed, and three others were injured in a head-on crash in Lake County Thursday morning.

At about 5:15 a.m., Lake County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the area of Green Bay Road and John Manville Avenue in unincorporated Waukegan for a traffic crash with injuries.

When deputies arrived, they located two vehicles with extensive damage.

According to authorities, preliminary information shows that a Ford F150 Pickup, driven by a 43-year-old Streamwood man, was traveling southbound on Green Bay Road.

The driver of the Ford crossed the double-yellow median markings in the center of the road, and drove into the northbound lanes of traffic, authorities said.

The Ford struck a Toyota Camry head-on, which was driven by a 58-year-old Waukegan woman.

A front-seat passenger in the Toyota was killed in the crash.

The driver of the Toyota and a third occupant of the vehicle were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.


The driver of the Ford was also transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Authorities do not believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.