Rockford Scanner™: Very Serious Accident in Machesney Park





The driver of a Chevy Corvette lost control of his car and crashed into two other vehicles at the intersection of 251 and Ralston Road.

The Blue Corvette was headed south on  251 around 5:40 p.m. when the driver lost control, veered into a ditch, went airborne and crashed into two vehicles at the intersection, according to the WCSO

The driver of the Corvette was pronounced dead at the scene. His name was not released pending notification of family.

This evening several emergency personnel were dispatched to a very serious auto accident near Machesney Park.

It happened in the area of 251 and 173. Injuries were being reported. Unconfirmed reports are saying at least one person might have passed away.

The area is shut down to traffic, while emergency personnel investigate this serious accident scene. Avoid the area.

We will post updates as they become available.