ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A Winnebago County Sheriff’s Deputy was involved in a car crash in Rockford Friday afternoon.
The accident happened around noon near Rockton and Custer, not far from West Middle School.
The Sheriff’s Office says a deputy was transporting an arrested subject southbound on Rockton when a northbound driver attempted to turn left in front of him.
The deputy and the subject under arrest were taken to a hospital, treated and released.
The driver of the other vehicle was not injured.
The Rockford Police Department is conducting the investigation into the accident.