Press Release- Two Vehicle Crash in Woodstock results in a Fatality
10/17/2016 12:00:00 AM
A 29 year old Spring Grove man was pronounced dead today after a
two vehicle crash occurred on Route 14 at Hartland Road in
The McHenry County Sheriff's Office and Woodstock Fire
Protection District responded at 10:49 a.m. to Route 14 and
Hartland Road in unincorporated Woodstock for an auto crash
involving a 2013 Peterbilt semi pulling a flatbed trailer and 2012
red Chevy Cruze. Deputies and fire personnel arrived on scene
and determined that the male driver was deceased. The semi-truck
driver was uninjured.
Preliminary investigation indicates the semi-truck was
headed northwest on Route 14 and the passenger car was south bound
on Hartland Road. The car stopped at the stop sign and
proceeded into the intersection and into the path of the
semi-truck. The semi-truck applied his brakes and swerved to avoid
the collision without success.
The driver of the semi-truck, a 44 year old male from
Wahpeton North Dakota is cooperating with the investigation.
Drugs and alcohol do not appear to be a factor in the
The names of the individuals are not being released
pending notification of family. The crash is ongoing by the
McHenry County Sheriff's Office Traffic Crash Investigations Unit
with the assistance of the Illinois State Police Truck Enforcement
Unit and the McHenry County Coroner's Office.