UPDATE: The man hit by a car on Tuesday in Rockford has died.
Coroner’s Office saying Douglas Wise, 29, of Rockford, died Thursday morning as a result of injuries sustained in the accident. No autopsy was deemed necessary.
Winnebago County Sheriff’s Police are investigating the crash.
A man is fighting for his life Tuesday after being hit by a car on Rockford’s West side.
This happened around 8:30 pm near Springfield Avenue and Auburn Street. Police say a woman was traveling north on Springfield when she hit a pedestrian. Rescue crews rushed him to the hospital. He suffered life-threatening injuries.
No word yet if charges will be filed against the driver.