Rockford Scanner™: Large Fire Near Roscoe

Sources are reporting a fire near Roscoe.

UPDATE:  A garage is reported to be fully engulfed. It happened in the  11000 block of Tranary Ct.  A MABAS was toned out and several area fire departments are en route to assist. The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

Sources are reporting some kind of large fire in the Roscoe area, near or East of the I-90 area.  A large black smoke cloud is billowing up into the air near this location. Unknown what is on fire, or where at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: Scene Near Candlewick


Sources are reporting a scene in Boone County. 

Sources said: ”  At least 8 police cars/suvs, what looked like it could have been a crime scene unit truck/van and fire truck all just left Candlewick Lake in Poplar Grove with lights and sirens activated… got any info on that?”



Rockford Scanner™: Large Fight in Rockford, Caught On Camera

Sources were reporting a large fight last night in Rockford. 

It happened last night at the Way-Lo station on W State st in Rockford.

The video shows many people fighting and vehicles ramming each other.

Unknown on injuries. Unknown on arrests.

RPD has yet to release any information on the incident.

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Rockford Scanner™: Bad Accident Near Roscoe/Rockton


Police have confirmed this is a fatal accident. 63 year old John Bilski (Chicago) was pronounced dead at a local ER.  A truck headed southbound on N Second st hit a sedan that Mr. Bilski was driving.  The accident is under investigation


Sources are reporting an accident on 251. By the Roscoe walmart.

Southbound blocked off from Prairie hill to Rockton rd.

Reports of a white vehicle with very heavy damage

Injuries were being reported.

They are diverting traffic, avoid the area