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Three injured during traffic light outage

Updated: March 25, 2013 6:35AM

Three drivers were injured in a crash Thursday night while traffic signals were out on Aurora’s far East Side.

Ermanita Zotas of Naperville, Julia R. Majka of the 600 block of Vista Drive, Oswego, and David S. Pinchuk of the 200 block of Foster Drive, Oswego, were taken to area hospitals after a three-car crash at 7:41 p.m. Thursday at McCoy and Commons drives.

Zotas was charged with disobeying a stop sign, police said.

According to police, Zotas entered the intersection while stop signs were up but stop lights were out. Police said Zotas’ vehicle collided with Majka’s vehicle, pushing Majka into Pinchuk. Pinchuk then crashed into a light pole, police said.


James L. Dean, of the 1200 block of Front Street, Aurora, was taken to an area hospital after a single-car crash at 1:08 p.m. Thursday on North Farnsworth Avenue near Mountain Street. He was charged with driving too fast for conditions and improper lane use after losing control of his vehicle and striking a tree, police said.

John F. Williams, 20, of the 1000 block of Four Seasons Boulevard, Aurora, was charged with felony burglary to a motor vehicle obstructing an officer and trespassing at 1:40 a.m. Friday in the 1600 block of Northpoint Drive, police said.

Everett D. Davis, 17, of the 400 block of North River Street, Aurora, was charged with mob action and battery at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at his home, police said.

Kendall County

Ashley L. Legler, 19, of the 2100 block of Bluebird Lane, Yorkville, was taken to Rush-Copley Medical Center after a single-vehicle rollover accident at 9:25 a.m. Thursday on Route 126 east of Grove Road, deputies said. She was charged with failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident, deputies said.


Andrea E. Bollinger, 47, of the 0-99 block of Ridgefield Road, Oswego, was charged with drunken driving and driving too fast for conditions at 1:10 a.m. Friday near Ridgefield Road and Pearces Ford Drive, police said.


A resident of the 100 block of Center Parkway told police that someone had been making unauthorized debits from their checking account, totaling $10,000, over the last 12 months.

Drew Resendiz, 23, of the 25000 block of Gates Lane, Plainfield, was taken to Rush-Copley Medical Center after a single-car crash at 11:41 p.m. Thursday at Route 34 and Game Farm Road, police said.

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