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Crash shuts down Johnsburg Road east of Route 31

A part of Johnsburg Road was shut down Tuesday afternoon as police worked on the scene of a crash.

Johnsburg police alerted residents around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday of a crash shutting down Johnsburg Road east of Illinois Route 31 and west of Riverside Drive. Police said motorists should avoid the area while police are on scene.

Police said the road would be closed for about 30 minutes Tuesday afternoon.

It was not immediately known what the cause of the crash was Tuesday and if anyone was injured in the collision.

Ben Szalinski

Ben Szalinski

Ben reports on local news in Harvard, Marengo, Huntley and Lake in the Hills along with the McHenry County Board. He graduated from the University of Illinois Springfield Public Affairs Reporting program in 2021. Ben is originally from Mundelein and enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with friends and family.