Press Release: 2014

Indiana truck driver indicted for reckless homicide in fatal crash on I-55

August 28 JOLIET – Will County State’s Attorney James W. Glasgow announces that reckless homicide indictments have been returned against an Indiana truck driver accused of causing a collision on Interstate 55 that resulted in the deaths of five individuals. Francisco Espinal-Quiroz,  51, of Leesburg, IN, was indicted on 15 counts of reckless homicide Wednesday.  […]

Trucker in I-55 crash scheduled for 1:30 p.m. court appearance

July 22 Francisco Espinal-Quiroz, 51, of Leesburg, IN, the trucker involved in the Interstate 55 crash Monday afternoon, is scheduled to appear in court at 1:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, July 22 in Courtroom 305 of the Will County Courthouse, 14 W. Jefferson St. in Joliet.  Formal charges are under review by the Will County State’s […]

New Lenox man gets 8 years for DUI crash that caused friend’s death

July 18 JOLIET – Will County State’s Attorney James Glasgow announced that a drunken driver who crashed his vehicle and killed his passenger in 2012 was sentenced to eight years in prison on Friday. Kevin Krohn, 23, of New Lenox entered a blind plea on July 14 to aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol […]