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Crash Snarls Traffic on I-90
Three lanes of eastbound Interstate 90 at Harlem Road are closed due to a crash.
Officials with the Illinois State Police say it happened just after 5 a.m. and  involved two commercial motor vehicles. Minor injuries have been reported.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation
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One Dead In I-90 Crash
One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 near Riverside that left eastbound traffic backed up for hours.
According to a press release, a preliminary traffic crash investigation reveals the driver of a Dodge Ram lost control and struck the left wall, swerving back to the right…
MercyRockford Set To Seek State Approval for Expansion Project
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois health system plans to build a new 188-bed hospital in Rockford and is in the process of submitting paperwork on its proposal to a review board.
Rockford-based MercyRockford Health System announced this week it wants to build a $400 million facility nea…
New Hospital Campus Planned For I-90 and Riverside
Officials with MercyRockford Health System have unveiled plans for a massive expansion project in Rockford.
The provider, formed by the merger of Mercy Health System and Rockford Health System in January of 2015, will set out to construct a second campus on 263 acres at the intersection of East …
Man Charged in Deaths of 2 Teens in Stolen Car
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A man who police allege was driving a stolen vehicle has been charged in connection with the death of two teenage passengers who were killed when the vehicle crashed.
Michael A. Rankins Jr. is being held without bond in the Winnebago County Jail on two counts of aggravated drivi…