Two Vehicle Accident

On Thursday June 8th, 2017 at approximately 1900 hours, The Ogle County Sheriff’s Office as well as the Stillman Valley Fire/EMS responded to the intersection of Skinner and Crestview roads, Stillman Valley for a two vehicle crash with injuries. The intersection of Skinner Rd. and Crestview is a “T” intersection where vehicles on Skinner Rd. are required to stop and vehicles on Crestview are not. The initial investigation revealed that an east bound vehicle on Skinner Rd. driven by Kina Duke (F/W age 54 of Byron) entered the intersection in front of a south bound vehicle on Crestview Rd. driven by a 16 year male from Winnebago. The south bound vehicle struck Duke’s vehicle in the drivers side which resulted in Duke having to be extricated by Stillman Valley Fire. Stillman Valley EMS transported Duke to the Rockford Memorial Hospital where she was later pronounced deceased.

The 16 year old driver and his 7 year old passenger were treated at the scene by Stillman Valley EMS and released with no injuries. The crash remains under investigation.