Fatal rollover accident at I-280 and Highway 92 in Rock Island, Ill.-UPDATED

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UPDATE: Police tell us the driver in the rollover accident this morning was transported from the scene but later died from the wounds. The driver’s name is being withheld pending notification of family.

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) — The Illinois State Police are investigating a rollover accident that happened at the intersection of I-280 and Highway 92. The incident happened around 5:55 a.m. on Friday, October 21, 2016 on the off ramp from I-280 heading to Andalusia, Ill.

Police tell us the SUV ran off the left side of the road, overcorrected to the right and rolled the vehicle. Police say the driver was thrown from the vehicle.

Police have not identified the driver.

Exit 11a of I-280 was closed for approximately an hour.

Stay tuned to KWQC-TV6 and kwqc.com for updates as we receive them.

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