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SERIOUS ACCIDENT: Avoid Kishwaukee Street between 18th and 16th avenues for the next several hours following a serious accident involving a pedestrian. On Monday, November 19, 2018 at 8:30 p.m., RPD officers learned a 31-year-old male victim was crossing Kishwaukee Street in the 1700 block when he was struck by a vehicle traveling northbound. The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene and was not hurt.
The Rockford Police Department Traffic Reconstruction Team was called to the scene. This is an active and ongoing investigation
Several Emergency Personnel Responding To A Pedestrian That Was Hit By A Vehicle
It happened around 8:30 pm in the area of 1725 Kishwaukee
A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle near this location.
Injuries were being reported.
Unknown if the vehicle stopped or fled the scene.
Avoid the area or expect delays