UPDATE: Man Killed in East Rockford Car Crash Identified

DeKalb Man Seriously Hurt in Car Crash

UPDATE (4/21/16): The man killed in a crash Wednesday on Featherstone Road has been identified.

He is Robert Brennan, 57, of Rockford. The death remains under investigation.


A man died Wednesday evening in a car crash, which happened just before 6 p.m. in the 800 block of Featherstone Road. 

Police say the 76 year-old victim went off road into an open field, veered into a parking lot, and struck the cement steps and wall of a building.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

It’s unclear at this time what caused the driver to lose control of the vehicle.

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