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Lake County Sheriff`s deputy injured in Beach Park crash

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BEACH PARK, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A Lake County Sheriff's deputy was injured in a crash early Thursday in north suburban Beach Park.

A Lake County Sheriff's deputy was in a department SUV that collided with a garbage truck on Wadsworth Road at Metropolitan Avenue about 5:35 a.m., according to Sgt. Sara Balmes and the Beach Park fire department.

The deputy was taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center, according to the fire department. The officer's condition was not released Thursday morning.

No one else was injured in the crash, according to the fire department.

The cause of the crash is under investigation, authorities said. Wadsworth remains closed between Green Bay Road and Lewis Avenue as of 9 a.m.

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