One dead after two-vehicle crash in Stephenson County

Published: Sep. 20, 2023 at 1:59 PM CDT
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STEPHENSON COUNTY, Ill. (WIFR) - One person dies Wednesday after a two-vehicle crash in Stephenson County, authorities say.

Illinois State Police (ISP) responded around noon to U.S. Rt. 20 east of Galena Rd. in Stephenson County.

Rt. 20 is shut down between Galena Rd. near Lena and AYP Rd. near Freeport while the crash is under investigation. The road is expected to be closed until 4:30 p.m.

The Stephenson County Coroner’s Office confirms they were called to the scene but are not releasing any details. ISP is handling the investigation.

Drivers on U.S. 20 west of the Pecatonica River should expect delays while the road is closed.