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One person dead after single-car crash in Rockford


The name of the person who died in a car crash Monday morning on N. 2nd Street has been released.

According to the Winnebago County Coroner, John McConkey, 42, of Ashton, died after the single-car wreck at the intersection of N. 2nd Street and Y Blvd.

The crash is under investigation.

One person has died after an early morning single-car crash on Rockford's east side, according to Rockford Police.

Police say it happened shortly before 7 a.m. at the intersection of North Second Street and Y Boulevard. Officials say the driver's pick-up truck was headed northbound when it slid and became entangled with a traffic sign.

Police say the driver died at the scene. Officials would not identify the victim or the gender.

13 News will continue to provide any updates on air and online.

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