Driver who died in Waukegan crash identified
The driver who died after hitting another vehicle and crashing into a tree Saturday morning in Waukegan has been identified.
The Lake County coroner's office said Tuesday that Edward Cary, 63, of Waukegan was pronounced dead at the scene from blunt-force injuries suffered in the crash.
At 10:30 a.m. Saturday, authorities responded to the crash scene on the 2000 block of North Sheridan Road.
Authorities said that Cary was driving south when he lost control of his vehicle, veered into a parallel lane and struck the side of the other vehicle.
Cary's vehicle then struck a utility pole before hitting a tree.
Authorities said the two occupants of the second vehicle were not injured. The crash is still under investigation.