Fatal Truck Accident On I-88 Near Naperville

There was a fatal truck accident Monday evening (April 25, 2016) on I-88 near Naperville.

According to the Illinois State Police (ISP) the truck accident happened as a large box truck and semi were both traveling westbound on I-88.  At approximately 5:45 p.m., as the trucks were near Naperville Road, traffic slowed and the box truck “rear-ended” the semi truck.

An excerpt from the Chicago Sun-Times article of April 25, 2016, titled “Man dies after crash on I-88 near Naperville“:

The driver of the truck, 25-year-old Daniel Garcia, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Garcia lived in southwest suburban Yorkville.

The driver of the semi truck was hurt, and he was taken to Edwards Hospital in Naperville for treatment of his accident injuries.  Those injuries were considered to be “minor” in nature.

Additional details regarding this DuPage County fatal truck collision can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Chicago Sun-Times article mentioned above, as well as the April 26 Naperville Patch article titled “1 Dead in Naperville Traffic Crash.”

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