A DeKalb woman has been cited in a serious crash that involved a haywagon and vehicle on Saturday night.
Officials have also provided more information and say a wagon was being towed by a tractor for a hay rack ride when a vehicle crashed into it.
The collision occurred on River Rd., between Blackhawk Rd. and Fox River Dr. around 5:37 p.m. on Saturday.
An investigation revealed 22 year-old Kaitlin Minick of West Hillcrest Drive of DeKalb was driving west on River Road, when her vehicle struck the back of the westbound hay wagon carrying a total of 14 adult passengers. Eleven passengers were transported to local area hospitals for treatment of varying degrees of injuries.
Minick was treated and released on the scene and was cited for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident. A passenger in the vehicle was also treated and released. Officials say the investigation is ongoing, and more information will be released as it becomes available.
Little Rock-Fox Fire Chief Greg Witek told WSPY that there were approximately 15 patients at the scene, at least three of which were coded as "red" or "critical" and several others with "yellow" coding, meaning less severe injuries.
Chief Witek said at least seven to eight ambulances were called. Numerous surrounding police agencies and emergency responders responded to the scene.
He also said the response was initially dispatched as a "mass casualty incident" for medical control and hospital protocol and Chief Witek says the response was handled well.
There have been no deaths reported.
The Kendall County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Sandwich Police Department, Plano Police Department, Bristol Kendall Fire, Oswego Fire, Somonauk Fire, Newark Fire, Little Rock Fox Fire, Sugar Grove Fire and Kendall County Auxiliary Deputies.
WSPY will bring you more information on the crash as more is released.