CHICAGO (SCS) — An accused carjacker is in critical condition after crashing a stolen PT Cruiser on Friday afternoon.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said around 1 a.m. deputies found the 20-year-old Kenosha man unconscious after crashing the car overnight in Volo, Lake County.
The Chrysler was taken from a Round Lake Beach woman minutes earlier.
The victim says she pulled over to help a man she thought was a driver in distress.
The offender was transported to Advocate Condell Medical Center in critical condition.
The accident is still under investigation. Charges against the assailant are pending.