Man listed as critical after accident
DIXON – A Dixon man was in critical condition Friday at a Peoria hospital after being struck by a car just before 6 p.m. Tuesday while crossing Galena Avenue near Family Video.
According to a news release from the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, Frederick Rogers, 42, was walking east across Galena Avenue at its intersection with Fifth Street when a car driven by Sharon Wagner, of Dixon, struck him.
Rogers was flown first to a Rockford hospital before being taken to OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Lee County Sheriff John Varga said on Friday that his office was still investigating the crash.