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Roll Over Accident

On February 27, 2017 at 1221 hours the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office, New Milford Fire Department, New Milford Ambulance, and the Stillman Valley Fire Department responded to a one vehicle semi tractor trailer rollover accident at the entrance to The Orchard Hills Landfill, 8290 N. Rt 251.

A semi tractor trailer combination was Northbound on Route 251 attempting to turn into the entrance to the landfill. The semi tractor trailer combination rolled over onto the passenger side of the tractor trailer. The driver Robert A. Reich, age 57, of Sycamore was extracted from the vehicle by New Milford and Stillman Valley Fire Departments. Reich was transported to Swedish American Hospital by New Milford Ambulance with minor injuries. The accident remains under investigation.