Series Of Hit & Run Crashes In Villa Park And Lombard In DuPage County

There was a series of hit & run crashes on Sunday (January 22, 2017) involving one driver, who has been charged with DUI.  These DuPage County crashes happened in Villa Park and Lombard.

The driver, identified as Lawrence Sieber, 62, of Glen Ellyn, has been charged with multiple offenses.  An excerpt from the January 23, 2017 Glen Ellyn Patch article titled “Drunken Driver Involved in 4 Crashes, Critically Injures 1“:

In addition to the aggravated DUI charge, Sieber also is charged with leaving the scene of an accident, aggravated fleeing and eluding and aggravated reckless driving. All of the charges are Class 4 felonies.

One of the crashes that happened in Villa Park happened at approximately 4:50 p.m. At that time, according to prosecutors from the DuPage County State’s Attorney’s Office, Sieber ran through a stop sign at Ardmore and Jackson and his truck “t-boned” another vehicle that was in the intersection.  The other driver was critically injured in the crash, and remains hospitalized.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this series of DuPage County hit & run crashes can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Glen Ellyn Patch article mentioned above, as well as the January 23 abc7chicago.com article titled “Man charged with DUI in Villa Park hit-and-run crash.”

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