Driver Charged in Cook Co. Crash Involving State Trooper’s Vehicle

A driver is being charged following a crash in Cook County involving a Illinois State Trooper’s vehicle.  Authorities say the trooper’s vehicle was in the right lane with emergency lights activated early yesterday on I-55 near LaGrange Road when a Land Rover Velar hit the read end of the squad car.  The trooper was outside of the car at the time of the crash and there were no injuries reported.  The driver of the Land Rover was arrested for DUI and issued a citation for a violation of Scott’s Law.