Many lives are lost on Illinois roads in crashes that are caused by drivers who fail to slow down when approaching slow-moving or stopped traffic. Yorkville police reported such a car accident that recently occurred on a local roadway. One person was killed in the wreck.
An accident report indicates that a 56-year-old driver from Plano was traveling north on Route 47 when traffic ahead came to a halt. While she was stopped behind the other cars, her vehicle was rear-ended by another car. This vehicle was operated by a 20-year-old driver from South Elgin.