1 dead after Spring Grove crash, officials say

Officials have not released the identity of either driver involved in a two-vehicle crash Monday

One person died Monday in a Spring Grove crash that sent the drivers of both vehicles to the hospital.

The “head-on collision” happened at 11:05 a.m. in the 8100 block of Wilmot Road, Spring Grove Fire Protection District Chief Paul Klicker said.

One of the drivers was extricated from their vehicle, Klicker said.

Both people were taken to Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital. The extent of the surviving driver’s injuries was unclear Monday afternoon, and neither person’s identity has been released.

The Spring Grove Police Department could not immediately be reached to provide additional details.

This is a developing story. Check www.nwherald.com for updates as they become available.

Katie Smith

Katie has reported on the crime and courts beat for the Northwest Herald since 2017. She began her career with Shaw Media in 2015 at the Daily Chronicle in DeKalb, where she reported on the courts, city council, the local school board, and business.