UPDATE: Dakota Man Killed in Stephenson County Car Accident

STEPHENSON COUNTY (WIFR) – In Stephenson County, a Dakota man was killed when his car went off the road.

88-year-old Donald Zimmerman’s car was found in a ditch at Cedarville and Hillcrest Roads in Dakota.

Zimmerman was taken to Freeport Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The Sheriff’s Department says they’re trying to figure out what caused the accident.


UPDATE: A Dakota man was found dead after a single-vehicle car accident in Stephenson County Thursday night.

88-year-old Donald Zimmerman was pronounced dead at 6:01 p.m. at Freeport Memorial Hospital.


STEPHENSON COUNTY (WIFR) - A person is dead after a single-vehicle accident in Stephenson County Thursday night.

After 5 p.m., the Stephenson County Sheriff's Office says a car was found in a ditch at Cedarville and Hillcrest roads in Dakota. The victim was later pronounced dead.

The victim's identity is not being released until the family has been notified.


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