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Hopkins Towing, Inc.

"24 Hour Emergency Towing And Lockout Service"

About Us

Hopkins Towing, Inc., is a family-owned and operated business based out of the old Browns Towing yard in Wilmington, IL. Carrying on the classic Browns Towing phone number that has been around since 1962! We strive to offer the same friendly, reliable and dependable service as Browns Towing did for many years! We offer local and long-distance towing for vehicles including motorcycles, classic cars, campers, trailers, boats as well as lockouts, jump starts, tire change, and emergency roadside service 24-hours a day 7 days a week. We service Wilmington, Braidwood, Coal City, Diamond, Channahon, Braceville, Gardner and surrounding areas. We can't wait to serve you! As always call 815-476-6226 for your towing needs.

Our Story

Hopkins Towing, Inc. stands as a distinguished, family-owned and operated towing service dedicated to providing exceptional assistance to the community of Wilmington, Illinois, and its neighboring areas. Founded and managed by a devoted husband and wife team, our commitment to quality service is unwavering. Specializing in both local and long-distance towing, our fleet is equipped to handle a diverse range of vehicles, from motorcycles and classic cars to campers, trailers, and boats. We extend our assistance beyond towing, offering services such as lockouts, jump starts, tire changes, and emergency roadside support, ensuring that our clients receive comprehensive aid in their times of need. With operations running 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, Hopkins Towing is always ready to provide prompt and reliable service, reaffirming our position as a premier towing solution in the region.

The goal of our business at Hopkins Towing, Inc. is to set a standard of excellence in the towing industry while prioritizing the needs and satisfaction of our clients. We aspire to be the go-to towing service in Wilmington, Illinois, and the surrounding areas by consistently delivering reliable, efficient, and professional assistance. Our commitment extends beyond the mere act of towing; we aim to provide a comprehensive suite of services, from local and long-distance towing to essential roadside assistance. We understand the stress and urgency that accompany vehicle-related issues, and our goal is to alleviate that burden by offering 24/7 support. With a focus on customer satisfaction, safety, and timely service, we strive to build lasting relationships within our community and become a trusted partner for all towing and roadside assistance needs.

For more information about the comprehensive towing and roadside assistance services offered by Hopkins Towing, Inc., we invite you to reach out to us today at 815-476-6226. Our dedicated team is ready to provide details on our range of services, discuss specific towing needs, and address any inquiries you may have. Whether you require immediate assistance or want to learn more about our 24/7 emergency services, our knowledgeable staff is here to assist you. At Hopkins Towing, Inc., we prioritize open communication and look forward to the opportunity to serve you with professionalism and efficiency. Give us a call today, and let us be your trusted partner for all your towing and roadside assistance requirements.

Areas Served

Wilmington, IL | Braceville, IL | Braidwood, IL | Coal City, IL | Elwood, IL | Diamond, IL | New Lenox, IL | Gardner, IL | Symerton, IL | Bonfield, IL | Reddick, IL | Morris, IL | Channahon, IL | Minooka, IL | Kankakee County IL | Grundy County, IL | Will County, IL

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On 6/18/2024 Shane Rossi had this to say:
Would give 6 stars if I could.

On 4/30/2024 Olivia Wessman had this to say:
Great people, great service!!

On 4/29/2024 Patty Baskerville had this to say:
The crew at Hopkins Towing is fantastic!! They are quick and courteous and ensure your vehicle is safe during transport or even help change a tire on the side of the road or unlock your car in the snow!

On 4/29/2024 Patty Brown Baskerville had this to say:
Ryan and Ashley are quick to get to you and are professional and courteous and ensure your vehicle is safe!!

On 4/25/2024 Dan Hendry had this to say:
SUPER NICE AND SUPER FAST!!! Thank you so much. Probably 10 minutes wait for the tow truck to arrive. Can't thank you enough

Contact Us

Hopkins Towing, Inc.
32173 Markle Rd Wilmington, IL 60481
Phone: (815) 476-6226

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Payment Types Accepted

Discover, American Express, Debit Cards, Cash, MasterCard, Visa, Cash App, Venmo

Our Hours

24 Hour Emergency Service

Holiday Hours May Vary. Please Call For Details.

Monday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Office Hours: 8:30am - 5pm Closed for Lunch: 12pm-1pm
Tuesday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Office Hours: 8:30am - 5pm Closed for Lunch: 12pm-1pm
Wednesday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Office Hours: 8:30am - 5pm Closed for Lunch: 12pm-1pm
Thursday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Office Hours: 8:30am - 5pm Closed for Lunch: 12pm-1pm
Friday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM Office Hours: 8:30am - 5pm Closed for Lunch: 12pm-1pm


“Would give 6 stars if I could!” - Shane Rossi, 6/18. We here at Hopkins Towing, Inc. absolutely LOVE receiving feedback like this! If you’ve been happy with your experience with us, please share by clicking HERE:

Summer heat can take a toll on your vehicle, leading to unexpected breakdowns and overheating issues. Don't get stranded on the road this season! Contact Hopkins Towing, Inc. for reliable towing services and assistance with your overheated vehicle. Stay cool and safe with Hopkins Towing!

On 6/28/2022 this was posted:
4th of July is this upcoming MONDAY! From all of us here at Hopkins Towing, we’d like to wish you all a very happy and safe 4th of July weekend. As always, we appreciate feedback! Please share your experience with us so that we can help even more happy customers this Summer 2022. Thank you in advance!
Expires 3/31/2023

On 4/14/2022 this was posted:
Tomorrow, Friday April 15th marks our ONE YEAR Anniversary as Hopkins Towing, Inc. and we couldn’t be more excited! Thank you so much to our amazing customers we’ve grown so fond over of the year. We look forward to continuing to serve our community to the best that we can with excellent, knowledgeable customer service. What are we accepting as gifts this year? Just your feedback! Please share with us so we can help even more customers this next year. Thank you all!!
Expires 12/30/2022


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