Four-car crash in Crystal Lake sends one to the hospital

CRYSTAL LAKE - A four-car crash in Crystal Lake sent one woman to the hospital Friday afternoon.

Four vehicles were involved in a chain reaction, rear-end accident on Crystal Lake Avenue near Sands Road around 4 p.m. Friday. The woman's injuries do not appear to be serious, according to the Crystal Lake Fire Department.

Crystal Lake Avenue from Sands Road to Smith road is closed. Motorist are encouraged to avoid the area.

-Jim Dallke

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