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UPDATE: Name of man killed in hit & run released


We're learning more about the man killed in a hit and run accident in Rockford overnight.

The Winnebago County Coroner's Office says he is Todd Jackson, 51 of Rockford.  An autopsy shows Jackson died of blunt trauma from the crash.

Rockford police were called to the area of Charles Street and 28th Street just after 11pm Wednesday.  They found Jackson, who'd been hit by a vehicle. He was taken to the hospital but didn't make it.  The vehicle and its driver took off.

If you know anything call Rockford Police (815) 987-5824 or Crime Stoppers (815) 963-7867.


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