Incident Description: Firefighter Brown was working with other responders on a multiple vehicle accident on Interstate 39 when a southbound semi-tractor trailer lost control and slid into the accident scene killing Brown and injuring several others. Investigation into the fatal accident continues.
Incident Location: Interstate 39 (MM6) near Hudson, IL (USNG: 16T CK 3055 9911).
Hudson Community Fire Protection District
502 N Broadway ST
USNG: 16T CK 3179 9756
Hudson, Illinois 61748-9451
Chief: Dan Hite
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.