Rockford- Tavantez McAdory, 28, was pronounced dead at the scene. Rockford Police report a dark colored SUV collided with the go-cart McAdory was driving near Blaisdell Street and Royal Avenue. The SUV then sped away.
Winnebago County Coroner Sue Fiduccia says it appears the victim died because of massive head trauma.
"He does have head injuries. I do believe that's his cause of death, however an autopsy will be performed on Monday and toxicology will also be performed, but that's probably about two weeks away," explained Fiduccia.
Traffic investigators are conducting a follow-up to this crash. Anyone with information is urged to call police
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