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Three Vehicle Accident

On 07/24/2017 the Ogle County Sheriff’s Department along with the Polo and Mt. Morris Fire Departments responded to a three vehicle accident in the 9000 block of West Rte 64. Michael A. Pace (47/Polo) was driving a White Chevy Silverado east bound and was stopped in traffic, waiting to turn left. Pace was waiting on a gray Ford F150 being driven by Bryce J. Young (32/Dixon), before making his turn. Young was traveling West on Rte 64 past Pace’s location. Bobbi J. Kump (44/Oregon) was driving a white GMC Yukon and following behind Pace. Kump failed to reduce speed to avoid an accident and ran into the back of Pace’s vehicle. As a result Pace was pushed into the west bound lane and was struck by Young’s vehicle.

Kump was transported to the hospital by Mt. Morris ambulance for non life threatening injuries.

Pace was transported to the hospital by Polo ambulance for non life threatening injuries

young refused medical attention and was released at the scene.

Kump was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and will appear in court at a later date.