Crash on U.S. 20 Has Drivers Demanding Change

By Phillip Reed |

Published 04/28 2014 02:29PM

Updated 04/28 2014 09:41PM

UPDATE (4:10pm): Police say one victim was airlifted to Rockford Memorial Hospital and is in critical conditions.  Two others involved in the accident refused treatment.

WINNEBAGO -- A medical helicopter has been dispated to the area of U.S. 20 and Winnebago Road, also known as the Winnebago corners area, for a traffic accident with injuries involving several vehicles.

Initial reports indicate a semi ran a red light colliding with three other vehicles, causing significant damage to all vehicles involved.

Traffic is very back up in the area, and motorists are asked to avoid it if possible.

Residents say the intersection is dangerous and needs change.

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