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One Dead After Wadsworth Crash

(Wadsworth, IL)  One person is dead after a weekend crash in Wadsworth. Lake County Sheriff’s officials say the incident took place around 3 o’clock on Sunday morning when a vehicle was traveling eastbound on Route 173. For unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed over into the westbound lanes near North Mill Creek Road, and ended up hitting an embankment, a utility pole and trees before coming to a stop. The driver, a 45-year-old North Chicago man, was pronounced dead at the scene. Impairment is being looked into as a possible factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (4-4-22)



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