Here are the photos taken by Crystal Lake Police at the corner of Wedgewood and Country Club Drive:
The curve exists because Lakewood Village Trustee Hal McKenney got what would have been the extension of Country Club Road to Huntley Road turned into a walking-bike path. That prevented the developer of Wedgewood from connecting its streets to what would have been a straight East-West road.
McKenney and his neighbors living in Country Club Additions got dead end streets from Gate 14 to Gate 21.
Here’s what the house looked like after being boarded up:
The press release can be found here, plus a photo of the CBS helicopter over Lakewood.