Four Seriously Injured In Winnebago County Accident

Four people were injured, three
critically, when a car and SUV crashed into each other on Highway 26 near
Winnebago County Highway Z Monday night. Sheriff’s officials say a 35-year-old
Eldorado man driving a 1998 Ford Expedition sufferred serious, but non-life
threatening injuries and was taken to an area hospital. A 20-year-old from
Washington State was driving the 2015 Nissan Altima that he collided with. Two
of the three people in the Nissan were flown to area hospitals and the third was
taken by ambulance. The accident in the Town of Nekimi was reported
at 10:46 p.m. Highway 26 was closed for several hours.