Early Morning Fiery Crash Claims One Life

Early Morning Fiery Crash Claims One Life

An early morning fiery accident on Lowell Park Road claimed the life of one person.

Ogle County Deputies, along with Mt. Morris and Polo Police as well as Polo Fire and Ambulance responded to the crash in front of 77 N. Lowell Park Road.

Deputies say the Chevrolet truck was headed southbound when it left the roadway and struck the guardrail.  After striking the guardrail the truck caught on fire. Polo Fire Crews extinguished the flames and the victim was found inside the vehicle.

The Ogle County Coroner to charge of the body and transported it to the Ogle County Coroner’s Office.  The name of the victim is pending due to notification of family and the accident remains under investigation.