Rockford man charged with DUI in Broadway crash

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51-year-old Richard Hedrick, who crashed into a viaduct on Broadway and Woodruff Avenue Tuesday morning, has been arrested for drunk driving.

Rockford Police say Hedrick allegedly lost control of his car while traveling westbound on Broadway around 5:30 a.m. on April 9th.

He was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, but is now in stable condition, according to police, who say he was not wearing a seatbelt.

Hedrick was charged with Driving Under the Influence. Police say he also faces several traffic citations.

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