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Identities Released in Weekend Fox Lake Drowning, and Addison Crash The Killed Lake County Man

(Waukegan, IL) Lake County Coroner’s officials have identified a man who drowned on the Chain O’ Lakes over the weekend. Malik Alim of Chicago was tubing with two of his children Friday on Fox Lake, when the tube flipped. The two kids were recovered, but Alim did not resurface. Rescue crews were called in, but the 28-year-old’s body wasn’t discovered until Sunday morning. Drowning was listed as the official cause of death.

(Addison, IL) A Lake County man killed in a crash in DuPage County has been identified. Kirk Kralovetz of Round Lake was behind the wheel of a vehicle on I-355 near Addison on Sunday morning, when he was rear-ended by a semi. The force of the collision pushed the 39-year-old’s vehicle into the concrete median leading to the ejection and death of Kralovetz. The driver of the semi, Hussein Muthanna of Chicago, was cited in the incident. It’s unclear if any further action will be taken against Muthanna.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (8-24-21)



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