Alcohol May Have Played a Part in Single Vehicle Crash

Alcohol May Have Played a Part in Single Vehicle Crash

On Thursday at 9:43 p.m., Ogle County Deputies, along with Byron Fire, responded to the 10000 block of Illinois Rte 2 for a one vehicle crash.

After a short investigation Deputies arrested 21 year old Michael O’brien of Rockford for Driving While under the Influence of Alcohol. O’brien was also cited for Improper Lane Use, Driving on the Shoulder, Unlawful Transportation of Alcohol, and Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident.

O’brien was transported to a Rockford Hospital for minor injuries.  O’brien will appear in court on 03/06/2020 at 9:00 a.m.