UPDATE: Woman Killed After Leaving Car Stuck in 11th St. Median


UPDATE: ROCKFORD (WIFR) – The investigation continues in a fatal accident on Rockford’s southeast side.

Police say 50-year-old Gladys Aguayo had gotten stuck in a snow bank in the 3800 block of 11th Street late Saturday night. She had stepped out to check her vehicle when she was struck by a Jeep Cherokee.

The 35-year-old driver of the Jeep stayed on scene until police arrived.


ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The woman hit and killed by a car on 11th Street Saturday night has been identified.

The Winnebago County Coroner’s Office says Gladys Aguayo, 50, was pronounced dead at 11:50pm.

Rockford Police say Aguayo’s car slid off the road into a median in the 3800 block of 11th Street. Investigators say she got out of her car and was either standing or walking in the road when a vehicle traveling south on 11th street hit her.

No arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing.


ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Rockford Police are investigating a fatal accident on 11th Street.

They say around 10:30pm on Saturday a woman was hit by a car. Investigators think her car had gotten stuck in the median. They say she was hit after leaving the car.

11th Street heading south will be closed for the next several hours.


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