1 Person Has Passed Away, After Being Involved In A Serious Accident This Afternoon

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On April 14th, 2021 at approximately 4:45 pm, Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 4900 block of Genoa Road in rural Belvidere for a two vehicle accident.
Preliminary investigation shows that a vehicle traveling southbound on Genoa Road crossed the center line striking another vehicle traveling north bound.
Boone County District #2 Fire and OSF Lifeline Ambulance responded to the scene along with Mercyhealth React Helicopter. The driver of the southbound vehicle was extricated by District #2 Fire and transported to Javon Bea Hospital by the React Helicopter.
The driver of the northbound vehicle was pronounce deceased at the scene.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation by the Boone County Sheriff’s Office.

Sources are reporting another serious accident. 

It happened around 5 pm near the 4900 block of Genoa Rd.

Multiple injuries were being reported. 

Jaws of life was needed to cut a victim out of a vehicle. 

A medical helicopter was on scene transporting a victim from the scene to the hospital. 

Still developing….


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