‘Scott’s Law’ Day is a grim reminder of first responder deaths

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — December 23rd marks 20 years since Chicago Fire Lieutenant Scott Gillen was struck and killed by an intoxicated driver while assisting at a traffic crash.

That incident prodded lawmakers into creating the “Move Over” or “Scott’s Law,” which requires drivers to slow down or move into another lane.


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