Bloods Point Road in IL is the site of many hauntings and crimes
Bloods Point Road is a scary short road located in Boone County, in the U.S. state of Illinois. It's one of the Top Haunted Roads in the world. Harboring supernatural mystery combined with a bloody past, it's the site of many hauntings as well as many crimes. Traces of murders, accidents, suicides, and yes, even witchcraft can still be felt.
Where is Bloods Point Road?
The road is located to the south of Rockford, near Irene, in Boone County, on the northern part of Illinois.
How long is Bloods Point Road?
This eerie haunted road, also known as Bloodspoint Road, is totally paved. It’s 4.50km (2.8 miles) long, running east-west from Pearl Street to Cherry Valley Road (County Road 15). It’s a very disturbing and dangerous place to be. This road has been long avoided by the more skittish locals. If one travels on this road towards the Bloods Point Cemetery (founded in 1836), he will notice a bridge just above the train tracks. Once, a school bus filled with children flew off the bridge, killing all the passengers a long time ago. Today, if a car is put in neutral on this spot, it will be mysteriously pushed across the bridge. There is also a traffic light in the area that seems to change locations. In the cemetery many have seen a ghost and heard whistling.
Is Bloods Point Road in Illinois haunted?
The road (County Road 12) has developed a reputation for being the source of strange experiences and hauntings. It has gained for itself a terrifying reputation, and some have even said it is the most terrifying road anyone could find themselves on in the middle of the night. It has been the site of many disturbing events in the past including murders, suicides, a child that was hit by a train and hangings. One of the worst events was a family that was murdered in the area. The road becomes so popular that the Boone County Sheriff’s Department ups its patrols to try to curb vandalism and to keep potential vandals away from the area.