Four-vehicle crash in downtown Rock Island

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Two of at least three vehicles destroyed after a four-vehicle crash occurred overnight at the intersection of 7th Avenue and 23rd Street in Rock Island. (Ryan Risky,

UPDATE: One arrest has been made in connection with the incident. More details are here.

EARLIER UPDATE: Local 4 News is currently on the scene of a serious crash involving multiple vehicles that happened overnight in downtown Rock Island.

The incident occurred at the intersection of 7th Avenue and 23rd Street, in between Broadway Presbyterian Church and Broadway Greenspace.

The call came in sometime after midnight.

So far, we know a total of four vehicles were involved, and at least three are destroyed.

Local 4’s Ryan Risky was the first reporter on the scene and noticed debris and broken glass surrounding the area.

He reports the entire area has been blocked off and recommends avoiding it, if possible.

There is no word yet on the cause of the incident or conditions of those involved.

We’re currently working to find more details and will provide updates when available.

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