Rockford Scanner™: Very bad accident, medical helicopter needed




 

Sources are reporting a very serious accident in ogle County.

It happened on I-39 near 72.

Reports of at least two people injured in trapped inside the vehicle.  Extrication is needed.  Medical helicopter was en route to the scene. Southbound lanes are closed, northbound lanes are moving very slowly.  This is a very bad accident so please avoid the area for a while.  It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.  Check back later for possible updates








 

Rockford Scanner™: Man Arrested After Being Involved In An Auto Accident



 

 

 

On 8-6-18 at 4:49 pm, Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident at Illinois Rte 72 and Mulford Road.

It was learned that a 2001 Ford pickup driven by Omar Corral, age 36 of Plano was Southbound on Mulford and failed to stop at the intersection causing a 1992 Mitsubishi driven by Cody Brewington, 28 of Kirkland to strike the Ford.

No injuries were reported.

Omar received citations for Disobeying Traffic Control Device and Possession of Cannabis under 10 Grams. Omar was also charged with Unlawful Possession of Fireworks and Unlawful Possession of Adulterants to Defraud Drug and Alcohol Tests. Omar was transported to the Ogle Co Jail and held without bond.

Deputes were assisted at the scene by the Illinois State Police, Maggio’s wrecker and D&W Wrecker.

Crash remains under investigation.