VOLO – Five people were injured in a crash in the southbound lanes of Route 12 near Russell Drive on Saturday, according to the Wauconda Fire District.
The crash occurred about 4:07 p.m.
The driver of a mid-size car involved in the crash was taken by Flight for Life to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, fire officials said. The driver of a mini-van involved had to be extricated and was transported to Condell, officials said, while three people from the same vehicle were transported to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington.
The Wauconda Fire District received assistance from Fox Lake, McHenry, Grayslake, Lake Zurich, Fox River Grove, Barrington, Flight for Life McHenry, and the Lake County sheriff.