The Lake County Sheriff's Technical Crash Investigations Unit continues to investigate an ATV crash which occurred yesterday, December 8th, at approximately 3:00PM.
Preliminary investigation shows a 56-year-old man of unincorporated Zion was traveling on an ATV westbound on 17th Street, east of Sheridan Road, unincorporated Zion. For an unknown reason, the driver veered to the right and the ATV left the roadway on the north side of the road. The ATV struck an embankment and rolled, causing the driver to be ejected. He was not wearing a helmet and sustained significant injuries. The driver was transported to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, where he remains in critical condition.
The crash remains under investigation.