Victim ID’ed in Fatal Gurnee Crash

(Waukegan, IL)  A woman killed in a crash last week in Gurnee has been identified. Lake County Coroner’s officials say Samantha Scott was behind the wheel of a vehicle late last Thursday when her car crashed into a pole near Tri State Parkway and Centerpoint Court. The 45-year-old was later pronounced dead, while a 51-year-old male passenger was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. No official cause of death has been released at this point, pending a Wednesday autopsy. The incident remains under investigation.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (1-4-22)