There was a fatal accident on I-290 near Elmhurst on Saturday, July 16, 2016. The accident happened east of North Avenue.
According to the Illinois State Police (ISP), the collision happened at approximately 4:14 p.m. Saturday, when a 2008 Acura “rear-ended” a Nissan.
The Nissan then hit the rear of a semi truck’s trailer.
Two passengers in the Nissan, identified as Robert J. Fridlund, 82, and Norine D. Fridlund, 77, of Elk Grove Village, died following this MVA (multi-vehicle accident.)
Additional details and possible updates concerning this fatal expressway crash can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the July 16, 2016 Daily Herald article titled “2 die after crash on I-290 near Elmhurst” as well as the July 17 mysuburbanlife.com article titled “Two die in I-290 crash near Elmhurst.”