Fatal Truck Accident In Warrenville

There was a fatal DuPage County truck accident in Warrenville on Friday afternoon (August 8, 2014).

According to Warrenville Police, the accident happened at approximately 12:40 p.m. as the cement truck was traveling north on Winfield Road near Greenview Avenue.  At that time, the cement truck crossed into the southbound lanes and struck a tree.

The truck’s driver was taken to Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield. ¬†According to the DuPage County Coroner’s Office, he was pronounced dead at 1:28 p.m.

The truck driver was identified as Jon Swanson, 50, of Earlville.

An excerpt from the August 9, 2014 Daily Herald article titled “Truck driver, 50, dies after hitting tree in Warrenville“:

Police believe Swanson had a medical emergency and lost control of the truck.

Additional details and possible updates concerning this DuPage County truck accident can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the Daily Herald article mentioned above, as well as the August 9 Chicago Tribune TribLocal article titled “Driver dies after crash of cement truck in Warrenville.”

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