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Rockford PD: 24-year-old man killed after N. Main, Riverside rollover crash

Further identification will be provided by the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office.
Coroner on scene of crash at N. Main and Riverside.
Coroner on scene of crash at N. Main and Riverside.(WIFR)
Updated: May. 17, 2021 at 1:07 PM CDT
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - A 24-year-old man is dead after a crash at N. Main and Riverside in Rockford Friday afternoon.

Rockford police said the car was going East on Riverside at a high rate of speed when it crashed. The victim was ejected from the vehicle. His name has not been released by officials. Further identification will be provided by the Winnebago County Coroner’s Office.

The driver, an adult male, was pronounced deceased at the scene, according to the Rockford Police Department.

Witnesses had initially told WIFR at the scene Friday that a car was traveling at an extremely high rate of speed and a man was extricated from the bottom of a vehicle.

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