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  • ONE DRIVER KILLED IN WHEATON TRAFFIC FATALITY

    press ONE DRIVER KILLED IN WHEATON TRAFFIC FATALITY 2017-10-01 The DuPage County Coroner's Officer's Office along with The Wheaton Police Department and the DuPage County Accident Reconstruction Team (DUCART) are currently investigating a single traffic fatality in Wheaton, Illinois. At approximately

    Posted Date: 10/01/2017
  • PEDESTRIAN STRUCK BY TRAIN IN CLARENDON HILLS

    press PEDESTRIAN STRUCK BY TRAIN IN CLARENDON HILLS 2017-09-28 The DuPage County Coroner's Office along with the Clarendon Hills Police Department are currently investigating the death of a female subject who was struck by a train. Emergency personnel responded to rail way at Burlington and Prospect

    Posted Date: 09/28/2017
  • MOTOR VEHICLE VS. MOTOR CYCLE FATAL COLLISION

    press MOTOR VEHICLE VS. MOTOR CYCLE FATAL COLLISION 2017-09-26 The DuPage County Coroner's Office along with the Elmhurst Police Department and the DuPage County Accident Reconstruction Team (DUCART) are currently investigating a single traffic fatality which occurred in Elmhurst, Illinois. At approx

    Posted Date: 09/26/2017
  • PEDSTRIAN STRUCK BY TRAIN IN LISLE

    press PEDSTRIAN STRUCK BY TRAIN IN LISLE 2017-09-20 The DuPage County Coroner Office in conjunction with the Lisle Police Department and the Burlington Northern Sante Fe railroad are currently investigating an incident where a pedestrian was struck by a train. At approximately 9:26 pm on Tuesday, Sep

    Posted Date: 09/20/2017
  • DEATH INVESTIGATION OF BODY FOUND IN BURNED OUT VEHICLE

    press DEATH INVESTIGATION OF BODY FOUND IN BURNED OUT VEHICLE 2017-06-21 The DuPage County Coroner's Office and the DuPage County Sheriff's Department are currently investigating the death of a body that was found in a burned out vehicle. DuPage County Sheriff's Department responded to the Morton Arb

    Posted Date: 06/23/2017
  • DuPage County Coroner Issues Correction of Naperville Sun Article

    press DUPAGE COUNTY CORONER ISSUES CORRECTION OF NAPERVILLE SUN ARTICLE 2017-05-12 DuPage County Coroner Richard Jorgensen corrects the conclusions expressed in headline and content of an article published today by the Naperville Sun. The article was written by Bill Byrd contact reporter

    Posted Date: 05/12/2017
  • 2016 OPIOID STATISTICS

    press 2016 OPIOID STATISTICS 2017-01-24 The DuPage County Coroner’s Office has completed all suspected opioid related deaths from 2016. The numbers are startling and show that we continue to have a serious problem of addiction and death related to legal and illegal opioids. There is also a  trend

    Posted Date: 01/24/2017
  • UNINCORPORATED VILLA PARK SHOOTING

    Posted Date: 01/03/2017