Rockford Scanner™: Bad Accident In Winnebago County

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Mary Ostrom (Freeport Il)


Update from WCSO :

Sources are reporting a bad accident in Winnebago County earlier today. 

Around 1:45pm today a car was heading East on Rt 20 between Winnebago Rd and Pecatonica Rd.   The vehicle lost control and crossed over into the west bound lanes and crashed into the trees.  Injuries were being reported. A medical helicopter was at the scene. They have shut down the road to investigate this accident.

From the WCSO:

Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department is on the scene of a major accident at the area of 12200 West State Road/Highway 20 in Winnebago. This is the area of Highway 20 and South Keith Road.

West State Road is currently closed in both directions. Please avoid the area.

Currently there is no estimated time when the road will reopen

Mary Ostrom (Freeport Il)

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