La Grange Resident Killed in Arlington Heights Crash

A 60-year-old La Grange man lost his life in a multi-vehicle crash on the I-90 on Tuesday morning.

A fatal accident on Interstate 90 Tuesday morning near Arlington Heights Road left one man dead, and at least three other people injured. The accident, which happened at 9:13 a.m. in the eastbound lanes, involved four cars and one box truck.

The Chicago Tribune is reporting that the fatality was Michael Raymond, 60, of La Grange. Raymond was pronounced dead at Alexian Brothers Medical Center at 9:43 a.m., the paper reported.

Emergency personnel from the Arlington Heights, Elk Grove, Elk Grove Township and Rolling Meadows fire departments were on the scene and transported the injured to Northwest Community Hospital and Alexian Brothers Medical Center.

Some lanes on I-90 were closed for several hours, and reopened at close to 2 p.m.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »