Victim of Fatal Waukegan Crash Identified as Investigation Continues

(Waukegan, IL)  A woman who died after a crash in Waukegan has been identified. Ashley Kroc of Libertyville was the driver of one of two vehicles that collided near Route 102 and River Road on Tuesday afternoon. Lake County Coroner’s officials say the 24-year-old’s cause of death was multiple traumatic injuries sustained in the crash. The driver of the other vehicle, a male that has not been identified, suffered a serious leg injury in the crash and was hospitalized. Alcohol has been ruled out, but speed is being looked at as a possible factor in the crash…which remains under investigation.

Tim Vander Tuuk, WXLC News (3-3-22)