UPDATE: Speed Contributing Factor in Fatal Crash

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

UPDATE: Speed has been named a contributing factor in a crash that killed a Rockford woman early Thursday morning.

Police say 23-year-old Katherine Kozlowski lost control of her vehicle near McFarland and Spring Brook roads shortly after midnight Thursday. She then struck a tree.

Kozlowski was extricated and taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. She died from her injuries Thursday afternoon.


ROCKFORD (WIFR)-- One person has died after a car crash on Rockford's northeast side.

The crash happened just after midnight on Thursday near Spring Brook and McFarland Roads.

Police say 23 year old, Katherine Kozlowski lost control of her car and struck a tree.

Kozlowski was taken to St. Anthony's Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The accident is still being investigated.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 233827841 - wifr.com/a?a=233827841
Gray Television, Inc.