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Vehicle Crash with Entrapment

On Kautz Rd. at Ohio Ave.

On 12/21/21 at 11:54 a.m. St. Charles Police and Fire Department units were dispatched to an accident with injuries involving entrapment near the intersection of Kautz Rd. and Ohio Ave. Units from Geneva Fire Department and West Chicago Police Department also responded to assist.

Upon arrival, first responders found a glass transport truck had apparently collided with the rear of a semi-tractor trailer. Both vehicles had been traveling southbound on Kautz Rd. prior to the crash. The driver of the glass transport truck was extricated from the vehicle by Fire Department personnel and then airlifted from the scene to Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. The driver of the semi-tractor trailer was not injured.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation. 

created Dec 21, 2021 updated Dec 21, 2021