Serious Crash on Kilburn on Rockford’s West Side

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CRASH UPDATE: The victim of the accident in the 1000 block of Kilburn sustained non-life-threatening injuries. ComEd will be on scene handling the pole for at least the next hour.

RPD responded to a single vehicle accident in the 1000 block of Kilburn at approximately 3:30 pm, Wednesday. The vehicle, driven by an elderly male, crashed into a pole. The victim was taken to a hospital. The extent of his injuries are unknown at this time. Avoid the area.

From the Rockford Police Department.
The Rockford Police Department advises you to AVOID Kilburn Ave from School St to Auburn St due to a current traffic issue. A vehicle crash near 1000 School St will require a detour of traffic for the next several hours.