There was a Buffalo Grove single-vehicle crash early Thursday (August 16, 2018) morning, resulting in the driver being seriously injured.
Details on this Buffalo Grove single-vehicle crash appear to be somewhat limited at this time.
The crash involved a pickup truck – with a trailer – veering off of Route 22 between Buffalo Grove Road and Prairie Road shortly before 4:00 a.m. It is not publicly disclosed what caused this apparent loss of vehicle control. The pickup truck crashed into a utility pole, after which the truck caught fire.
The driver, identified only as a 35-year-old man from Elgin, was seriously injured and taken to the hospital for medical treatment. His injuries were considered to be non-life-threatening in nature.
As seen in accident scene photos – such as that seen in the August 16, 2018 Daily Herald article (with video) titled “Driver seriously injured in Buffalo Grove crash” – there was extensive damage to the truck.
Additional details and possible updates concerning this Buffalo Grove single-vehicle crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the article mentioned above as well as the August 16 Buffalo Grove Patch article titled “Truck Starts On Fire, 1 Seriously Injured In Crash.”