ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A 23-year-old man is killed after an early morning crash on 11th Street.
Miguel Tejada Jr., a 23-year-old from Davis Junction was identified as the victim.
The Winnebago County Coroner says Tejada died from blunt trauma of the head due to a motor vehicle crash.
Police say Tejada was driving northbound on 11th St. shortly before 2:30 a.m. and rear-ended a semi, driven by a 57-year-old man.
The 23-year-old driver was pronounced dead on scene. The semi driver was not hurt.
The traffic unit is reconstructing the accident. The cause remains under investigation.