One construction worker is dead and another was injured in an accident today at a housing development in Loves Park, near Rockford.
Fire Chief Phil Foley says the workers were cutting a concrete
wall when it collapsed on them. It took crews more than an hour to
Killed was 50-year-old Craig Bicker of Freeport.
Forty-seven-year-old Peter Wells of Winnebago is reported in
critical condition at Rockford Memorial Hospital.
Foley says workplace safety authorities were on the scene to
investigate the accident.