An off-duty police officer witnessed a hit-and-run accident at Route 59 and Dale Avenue in West Chicago (point A on the map) and followed a vehicle involved in the accident to some location on the Fermilab property (at the bottom left of the above map). The officer confronted the occupants of that vehicle and fired shots, injuring one passenger.
DuPage County sheriff's police are investigating a Saturday morning shooting on the Fermilab grounds in Batavia that involved an off-duty police officer.
DuPage County police were alerted Saturday to a shooting at the Fermilab on Kirk Road and Pine Street in Batavia. According to a news release from Dawn Domrose, a spokeswoman for the DuPage County Sheriff's Office, an off-duty police officer witnessed a hit-and-run accident near Route 59 and Dale Road in West Chicago. The officer followed the vehicle in a personal vehicle, the release said.
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