UPDATE: Man Arrested in Fatal DUI Rollover Crash in Durand

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UPDATE: 32-year-old Andrew Edgar is being charged with DUI involving death following a fatal car crash early this morning in Durand.

Police say they found Edgar outside of the car when they arrived on scene and suspect he was the driver.


DURAND (WIFR) -- We now know the name of the woman who was killed in an early morning car crash in Durand.

29-year-old Angela Schaffer of Rockton was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident happened just after one between Freeport and Winslow roads.

Police tell us the vehicle was on fire and Schaffer was trapped inside. Another person was rescued and transported by helicopter to a hospital.


DURAND (WIFR) -- One person is dead and another in the hospital after an accident in Durand early Friday morning.

It happened just after 1:00 am between Freeport Rd. and Winslow Rd.

The vehicle struck a utility pole and caught fire. Two people were trapped in the car. One was able to escape and was transported by helicopter to Rockford Memorial Hospital. The other was pronounced dead on the scene.

Winnebago County Deputy Sheriff Scott Meyers said the department is working to reconstruct the scene and determine what happened to cause the wreck. The Sheriff's Department does believe alcohol played a factor in the crash.

We'll have more on this story as it becomes available to us.