Lanark man, 22, injured a week ago in crash still in critical condition

Jared Dickman

LANARK – A Lanark man injured almost two weeks ago when his pickup truck overturned remained in critical condition Friday at Javon Bea Hospital in Rockford.

Jared Dickman, 22, was westbound on Route 52 east of Center Drive about 10:14 p.m. May 14 when the truck left the road and went into the south ditch, overturning and throwing him from the vehicle. He was not wearing a seat belt, Illinois State Police said.

Dickman is the son of Connan and Tina Dickman. Donations to help with medical and other expenses can be sent to or dropped off at Exchange State Bank, 126 N. Broad St., Lanark, IL 61046. Include “Jared Dickman fundraiser” in the check’s memo line.

In addition, a GoFundMe campaign has been set up. Click on or find The Dickman Family Fundraiser at to donate.

Kathleen Schultz

Kathleen A. Schultz

Kathleen Schultz is a Sterling native with 40 years of reporting and editing experience in Arizona, California, Montana and Illinois.