Two die in wrong-way crash on I-290 near Elk Grove Village

Two drivers were killed in a wrong-way crash early Sunday on I-290 near Elk Grove Village, Illinois State Police reported.The collision occurred at...

January 23, 2023
4:56 AM

Two drivers were killed in a wrong-way crash early Sunday on I-290 near Elk Grove Village, Illinois State Police reported.The collision occurred at about 2 a.m. at Biesterfield Road as a 2013 Honda Civic driven by a 22-year-old Elgin man headed east in the westbound lanes.The Honda crashed into a westbound 2007 Toyota Prius driven by a 24-year-old man from Renton, Washington, authorities said. Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene by emergency responders.Traffic was diverted from westbound I-290 onto Biesterfield while officials investigated.

Marni Pyke