This afternoon several sources were reporting a couple bad accidents in the area.
The first one was line I 38 near mile marker 116 in the southbound lanes. Reports of a multiple semi pile up including one semi that possibly rolled over.
Another accident scene was in Machesney Park on 173 near Continental
Another accident scene was on Love Road in the Roscoe area
Another accident scene, this one requiring extrication. That is near Brown and Court st in Rockford
All three accident scenes were reporting injuries it is not yet known and the severity of these injuries. You want to avoid these areas or expect traffic delays. The cause of these accidents are under investigation
CHERRY VALLEY FIRE DEPARTMENT IS ON THE SCENE OF A THREE SEMI VEHICLES ACCIDENT AT I39 SOUTH BY BAXTER RD. PLEASE AVOID THE AREA IF AT ALL POSSIBLE