Hero Down: Bloomingdale Officer Killed

Bloomingdale, IL - A hero has died after he was killed while responding to a call when his vehicle crashed.

Bloomingdale, IL - A hero has died after he was killed while responding to a call when his vehicle crashed.

The unidentified Bloomingdale Police Officer was responding to a call at a retail business at around 9:30 PM Thursday night. The officer's vehicle was involved in a single-car collision at the intersection of Army Trail Road and Cardinal Avenue.

Firefighters extricated the officer from the vehicle and he was transported to Adventist GlenOaks Hospital where he later died.

The cause of the collision is not known at this time, but weather is believed to be a factor.

Our thoughts and prayers are with this officer's family and Bloomingdale PD.

Rest easy hero, we'll hold the line from here.

We will keep you updated when the fallen hero has been identified. Feel free to leave your well-wishes on our Facebook page or in the comments below.

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