Rockford Man Dead in Rock County Car Crash

Published 05/11 2014 05:45PM

Updated 05/11 2014 05:47PM

AVON- A young Rockford man is dead after a car crash in Rock County.

Passenger Christopher Huggins, 20, of Rockford died from his injuries at the scene.

Devon Hurd, 19, from Machesney Park was driving a Chevy Impala on South Hopkins Road in Avon when the car started to slide on the gravel.

The car left the road hitting a grove of trees and ending up in the middle of the street. Hurd was transported to a Janesville Hospital and released.

Both men were wearing seatbelts. Police are still investigating the incident.

Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.