June 27, 2014: Daily News Release
The following incident occurred June 26, 2014:
Motor Vehicle Crash:
At 9:54 P.M., Deputies responded to STH 69, north of Wuetrich Road, in the Town of Clarno, for a motor vehicle crash. A vehicle owned by Kenneth A. Groezinger, 66, of Shannon, IL, was unoccupied and legally parked when a northbound vehicle, operated by Frederick V. Krueger, 64, of Machesney Park, IL, sideswiped Groezinger's vehicle. Krueger reported that he possibly fell asleep. Both vehicles became disabled and had severe damage to them. The air bags deployed in both vehicles. Krueger reported wearing his seat belt and was not injured in the crash. Both vehicles were towed from the scene. Krueger was cited for Failure to Keep Vehicle Under Control and was released pending court.
Robert A. Werren Sr.
Patrol Sergeant #8