42-year-old man pinned beneath ATV, airlifted to Rockford hospital


PAW PAW, Ill. (WTVO) — A 42-year-old man was found pinned beneath a four-wheeler along a roadway in Paw Paw, according to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.

Police say the victim was riding in the area of Woodlawn Road and Reynolds Road when he became trapped in a ditch, beneath the ATV.

Officers were able to remove the vehicle and transport the man by medical helicopter to St. Anthony’s Hospital in Rockford.

He is listed as being in stable condition.

The Illinois State Police, Shabbona Ambulance and Lee Fire Department assisted with the scene.


For more local news, download the MyStateline app (iOS) or (Android) and subscribe with Alexa.

Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram!

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest News Video

Made in the Stateline

More Made in the Stateline

Education Matters

More Education Matters

Behind the Badge

More Behind the Badge

Stateline Strong

More Stateline Strong





Trending Stories