A couple of accidents this afternoon. One of them is a fatal.
# A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near Central and Kilburn. Police confirmed the pedestrian has passed away. The vehicle that hit the pedestrian stayed on the scene. The road is blocked off, and will be for several hours while police do the investigation and reconstruction of the scene. So please avoid the area for awhile.
# E state st between Alpine and Fairview there was a motorcycle accident. Reports of a vehicle pulling out of Popeyes, when the motorcycle crashed into it. The vehicle stayed on scene, but the driver did not exit the vehicle. Injuries were being reported. Officials said the injuries appeared to be non life threatening.
# Two vehicles collided near West and Island in Rockford. Injuries were being reported. Reports of non life threatening injuries.
The cause of the accidents are all under investigation.
Photos by Ronnie Owens and RS Sources