Waukegan Man Gets Prison for Fatal 2019 Crash Along Route 41

(Waukegan, IL)  A Waukegan man is on his way to prison, after admitting to a fatal DUI crash that left one person dead. Timothy Sampson was arrested in March of 2021, after a long investigation into an August 2019 crash near Gurnee that killed his passenger, 28-year-old Patrick Murdock of Beach Park. Sampson pleaded guilty on Monday to one count of aggravated DUI causing death, getting additional counts dropped. The 44-year-old was slapped with 5-years behind bars for the plea.

Tim Vander Tuuk (4-20-22)