Two elderly Rockford women were injured in a 2-car and semi accident on US Route 20.
According to the Illinois State Police, on Sunday at approximately 1:43 p.m. a car driven by Mary Norman, 76, of Loves Park, crossed the center line on US Route 20 near Lyons Hill, just west of Stockton, where it made contact with a semi-truck driven by Eliud Valencia, 35, of Chicago.
Norman’s car then collided head-on with a a pickup driven by Robert Krischon, 56, of Big Rock.
Krischon’s passenger, 88-year-old Fred Krischon, Sr., of Yorkville, was killed.
Norman, her passenger – Ruthie Dell Fairchild, 71, of Rockford — and Krischon were all taken to local hospitals.
The crash remains under investigation.