William Hernandez, 45, dies in fatal West Chicago car wreck – Friday, April 22, 2022

 West Chicago car crash death of William Hernandez – Obituary

A Bartlett man has been identified as the victim of a tragic two-vehicle incident in West Chicago on Friday, April 22, 2022. The victim was named as William Hernandez. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital from his wounds sustained in the fatal Prince Road wreck.

Authorities said William Hernandez, 45, died Friday at the hospital where he was transported following the incident.

West Chicago officers responded to an accident involving two cars on Prince Crossing Road about 2 p.m. Friday, according to police.

According to a Facebook post by West Chicago police, both drivers were taken to a local hospital.

The road was closed for many hours as DuPage County’s Metropolitan Emergency Response and Investigations Team (MERIT) investigated the collision. The inquiry into the crash is still underway.

West Chicago police provided no more information.