One person seriously injured in two-car accident in Rock Island

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois -- Emergency crews responded to reports of a car accident near Rock Island Parkway and 85th Avenue in Rock Island on Tuesday evening, December 5.

According to the Rock Island Police Department, it was a two-car accident, with one person being extricated and transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

Officials urge drivers to avoid the area if possible.

This is a developing  story.