Moline man injured after rollover accident in rural Jo Daviess County


A Moline man is injured following a rollover accident in rural Jo Daviess County.

The Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash with injuries in rural Scales Mound around 12:45 Wednesday afternoon.

Deputies say a 67 year old man was driving a tanker truck hauling water southbound on North Mill Creek Road, just south of East Brandt Road, when his vehicle veered off the roadway into a steep ditch, causing it to overturn.

The Warren Ambulance Service transported the man to the Midwest Medical Center for treatment. His condition is unknown at this time. Deputies say no passengers were in the vehicle at the time of the crash.

The Jo Daviess Sheriff’s Office says the crash remains under investigation.