Update from the Winnebago County Coroners Office:
At 4:40 pm on 6-29-2018, the Coroner’s Office was contacted and informed of a traffic collision at the 4300 block of Owen Center Rd in Rockford. Upon our arrival were informed that this had been a two vehicle collision. The driver from one of the vehicles was transported to a local hospital. Two people from the other vehicle were pronounced dead on the scene.
Victim: Mr. Paul Conrad ( driver ) of Rockford, Il
Victim: Mrs. Sheryl Andreasen ( front seat passenger ) of Rockford, IL
Pronounced dead: 6-29-2018 / 5:16 pm
The death is under investigation by the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department.
An autopsy is pending by the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office.
Toxicology tests will be available in approximately three weeks.
Due to encryption, details are very limited. Northwest Fire Department is requesting mutual aid from Harlem Roscoe Department for a fatality at Riverside and Central Ave. We are not sure at this time if that is due to a car accident or something else. Please check back for more details. Also avoid the area at this time.