Driver flown to hospital after crashing into tree in Northbrook - KMSP-TV

Driver flown to hospital after crashing into tree in Northbrook

Posted: Updated:
NORTHBROOK, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A motorist had to be flown to a hospital via a Flight for Life helicopter after they crashed into a tree in north suburban Northbrook Wednesday morning.

The crash happened about 5:10 a.m. at Commercial Avenue and Huel Road, police said.

The driver crashed into a tree and was taken from the scene by a Flight for Life helicopter, police said. The condition of the driver was not immediately known.

Only one vehicle was involved in the crash, according to police.

Traffic was rerouted around the site of the crash for a while Wednesday morning, but by about 8:45 a.m. the roads were reopened, police said.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Follow Us!

Share Your Photos & Video

Powered by WorldNow

KMSP-TV
11358 Viking Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55344

Phone: (952) 944-9999
Fax: (952) 942-0455

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices