Approx. 3:30 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched for a serious accident on Rockford East Side. It happened just West of E State and Summit. In front of the Swedish American Hospital.
There was a head on collision that involved a Spee Dee Transport taxi van and a passenger vehicle.
Four people were injured in the accident. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.
Multiple ambulances were dispatched to the scene. Extrication was originally dispatched, but was cancelled. The Eastbound lanes on E State st were blocked off, due to the accident.
Emergency personnel were working hard to clean up the scene to get traffic back open for the morning commuters.