UPDATE: The man killed has been identified as 24 year-old James Mercer. He was pronounced dead at 7:50am. An autopsy will be performed tomorrow. Toxicological tests will be available in two weeks.
ROCKFORD - Police investigate a fatal accident in the southeastern part of the city.
It happened just before 6am. The Winnebago Co. Sheriff's Dept. found the body of a 24 year-old male next to a Lincoln Navigator that had rolled over. 28 year-old Dennis Rossato was also involved in the accident. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The extent of his injuries are unknown at this time.
Investigators are reconstructing the accident. No charges have been filed at this point.