Car Crash In Winnebago County Leaves One Woman Dead

Published 08/31 2014 08:05PM

Updated 09/01 2014 09:44AM

WINNEBAGO COUNTY - Winnebago County Sheriff police say a woman, driving a mini van, was heading Eastbound on Freeport Road around 12:30 p.m. Sunday when she drove off the side of the road and into a building.

The woman was extricated from the vehicle and transported to a Rockford Memorial Hospital, where she was pronounced dead upon arrival. She has not yet been identified.

Officers tell Eyewitness News they had received reports of a reckless driver who was reported to be in the same area minutes before the crash. Neighbors say they could hear impact of the car hitting the building from inside of their homes.

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