Two people killed in overnight car crash
Two people are dead after a single-vehicle accident on Rockford's southeast side.
Around 2:30 a.m. Monday, Rockford Police responded to the 2100 block of 16th Street for reports of a rollover crash. When officers arrived on the scene, there were three male occupants of a Chevy Malibu that drove up a berm at the end of the street. The sedan then struck a tree and then overturned.
Officers report that the male driver involved is expected to be okay, but two passengers were killed in the accident.
The Rockford Police Department's Traffic Reconstruction Team is currently investigating the crash.