Pumpkin Fest in Mount Carroll

Many activities were held throughout the day Saturday, Oct. 26, for Mount Carroll’s Pumpkin Fest, but the main attraction drawing the largest number of participants and spectators continues to be the Kunes Country Pumpkin Street Drags on the Rapp Street hill between City Hall and the library. An unidentified woman suffered a serious leg injury after being struck by one of the pumpkin race cars. Mount Carroll Ambulance took her to FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport. No additional information was available.