Just after noon on Thursday Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of 1997 W. Mud Creek Road for a one vehicle accident. The vehicle was driven by 60 year old Robert E. Friemuth of Oregon.
The Friemuth vehicle was located approximately 1/2 mile off of the roadway in a wooded area. Friemuth was taken to OSF St. Anthony Hospital by Life Line helicopter for injuries sustained in the accident.
It is believed that Friemuth had an unknown medical issue that caused the accident.