UPDATE: The victim of Wednesday’s fatal crash in Moline has been identified as Tyler J. Snyder, 20, of Moline, who died from multiple traumatic injuries.
The crash is under investigation by the Moline Police Department and their Accident Reconstruction Unit and the Rock Island County Coroner.
EARLIER UPDATE: A 20-year-old man is dead after a crash at 53rd Street and John Deere Road on Wednesday. The Moline Police Department responded to the scene just before 8 a.m.
Officers’ initial investigation determined a silver Chevy Cruze was traveling southbound on 53rd Street and a black Kia Stinger was westbound on John Deere Road. The Chevy Cruze entered the intersection and the Kia Stinger struck the Chevy in the driver’s door.
Witnesses reported to police that the Kia had a green light and the Chevy had a red light. The driver of the Chevy was pronounced dead from the injuries suffered in the crash.
The Moline Police Department Traffic Unit is conducting an accident reconstruction investigation.
Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers of the Quad Cities at
309-762-9500 or the Moline Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 309-797-0401.
EARLIER UPDATE: John Deere Road has reopened.
EARLIER UPDATE: Rock Island County Coroner Brian Gustafson confirmed one person has died in the crash.
EARLIER UPDATE: Two cars crashed near the intersection of 53rd Street and John Deere Road in Moline.
Debris is spread across the road, which is now closed from 41st to 60th.
EARLIER UPDATE: The Moline Police Department is on the scene of “a serious injury traffic crash” at 53rd Street and John Deere Road.
John Deere Road is closed between 53rd Street and 41st Street “for the foreseeable future,” according to police.