Two Injured in Early Sunday Morning Roll-Over

Two Injured in Early Sunday Morning Roll-Over

Shortly before 6am Sunday Ogle County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a one vehicle rollover accident in the 11,000 block of N. Illinois Rte. 26.

After an investigation it was determined that a minivan being driven by 22 year old Derek V. Driver of Freeport was northbound on Route 26. Driver lost control of the vehicle when he over corrected the vehicle on the gravel shoulder. The vehicle crossed the roadway and rolled over one time coming to rest back on its wheels.

The two passengers in the vehicle were transported to Freeport Memorial Hospital for minor injuries sustained in the accident. Driver refused medical attention at the scene.

Driver was issued citations for driving without a license and operating an uninsured motor vehicle. He also had outstanding warrants issued by Ogle County. Driver is due to appear in Ogle County Court at a later date.