Digital Access

Digital Access
Access nwherald.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, weekend and Sunday packages.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Stay connected to us wherever you are! Get breaking news updates along with other area information sent to you as a text message to your wireless device.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Plan your weekend and catch up on the news with our newsletters.
Local

Marengo man dies in Boone County crash

A Marengo man died following a two-vehicle crash Monday in Caledonia, according to the Boone County Coroner’s Office.

Robert D. Butzow, 75, died from chest injuries sustained after his vehicle collided with a semi near Route 173 and Caledonia Road. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Butzow was traveling south on Caledonia Road at around 12:30 p.m. Monday when his vehicle entered the intersection at Route 173 and was struck by the eastbound semi.

The driver of the semi was treated for minor injuries at the scene and later released.

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department is still investigating the incident.

— Lawerence Synett

Loading more