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Stone Park man killed in Hampshire truck crash

HAMPSHIRE – A Stone Park man was killed Tuesday in a single truck crash on Interstate 90 in Hampshire.

The McHenry County Coroner’s Office has identified the man as Fernando Pena, 25, of Stone Park.

The Illinois State Police and the Huntley Fire and Rescue District responded about 10 a.m. Tuesday to the scene of the crash at mile marker 43 on I-90 in Hampshire, and found Pena on the westbound shoulder of the highway, according to a news release from the McHenry County Coroner’s Office.

Preliminary investigation indicates Pena was ejected from the truck after he lost control of the vehicle and crashed into the median.

Officials transported him to Centegra Hospital – Huntley. He was pronounced dead at 11:17 a.m., officials said.

The Illinois State Police and the coroner’s office are investigating the circumstances of his death. The coroner will perform an autopsy Wednesday.

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