Local Man On Bridge Minutes Before It Collapsed

A Rockford man doesn't have to imagine, he had just crossed over I-35 when it collapsed and today he and his family are thankful that he did escape tragedy.

Rockford native Greg Wernick passed over the I-35W bridge just moments before it collapsed
in disbelief Wernick headed back near the scene.

Meanwhile, back in Rockford his family was glued to the TV, they knew he was in that area.

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