Sources are reporting several scenes in the Rockford area.
The first scene is around foster on Rockford Westside. Several police officers in a police K-9 are searching the area. We have been told that it was a robbery, but is not yet confirmed. And the suspects fled in the area on foot.
The second scene is on Rockford Eastside just north of the Swedish American Hospital near the Rockford Police Department neighborhood strong house. Reports of at least 10 police cars around scene and have a truck surrounded.
We’ve been told that it was a shooting scene but as you know we cannot confirm anything due to police encryption and the Rockford Police Department have yet to release any information.
The third scene is near Alpine and Harrison at least three gunshots were heard. We’ve been told that there are injuries, but not yet confirmed.
Fourth scene at the Whitman st bridge. A black male had is leg over the railing and it appeared he may be jumping into the Rock River. Emergency personnel arrived on scene but did not see the man, so they went back in service.
No suspect information on any of these at this time
“I was driving down N. Main towards Whitman. The far left lane is shut down do I sped up to get over and this guy sped up and got right on my ass and was holding up a badge so at the stop light he told me he will send a ticket in the mail”
Unknown if this man is an officer, or acting like one.
Sources are reported in automobile accident with injuries in Rockford. It happened this evening around East state and Newtown on Rockford’s Eastside. There is an automobile accident near this location and at least one person is reported to be injured. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
Sources are reporting an automobile accident in the area of Mulford and Newberg around 1 PM
Reports are saying there is an automobile accident near this location.
Sources are reporting at least one person has been injured. The severity of the injuries are believed to be Non-Life-threatening , but are not yet confirmed.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.
You may want to avoid this area for a while, or expect traffic delays.
Rockford police have released the following information
Please avoid the intersection of Mulford/Newburg roads for a 2 vehicle crash that occurred shortly before 1 pm. 1 person hospitalized, unknown on severity of injuries at this time
Update from the Rockford Police Department: A red car was traveling southbound on Mulford which collided in the intersection with a dump truck which was turning left onto Newburg from northbound Mulford. The driver of the car, a 59-year-old male, had to be extricated and was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The driver of the dump truck was not injured. The accident is under investigation.