Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries, Possible Hit & Run

Sources are reporting an accident with injuries in Rockford.

It happened near the area of 15th Avenue and South Main

Reports of this possibly being a hit and run.  Not yet confirmed.

Police have yet to release any information



Rockford Scanner™: Man Drives His Vehicle Into The Woods & Into Some Trees

Sources are reporting a man driving his vehicle into some woods and into some trees.   It happened around 8:40 pm tonight in the 5000 block of Linden.  A man in a Blue Mercedes Benz was under the influence and drove the vehicle into the wooded area near this location and into the trees. Possible extrication was needed. No other information at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Incident Just Happened, Police Investigating


Sources are reporting a shooting incident that just happened.

It happened a little bit ago near Arthur and Furman

Suspect is in a Red Pontiac Grand Am 4 door,
Last seen southbound on Furman

No other information at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: Grass Fire In Rockford

Sources were reporting a grass fire in Rockford earlier today. 

It happened in the 7500 block of E State st 

Reports of some grass on fire.  

Sounds like RFD arrived on scene and was able to quickly get the situation under control. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

Just a reminder to everyone: Do NOT throw out your cigarette butts out the windows. Use your ash trays.  



Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Pole


Earlier today a vehicle crashed into a pole. 

It happened near Newburg and Sequoia. 

Injuries were being reported. 

It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. 

No other information at this time. 


Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Rockford, Several Emergency Personnel En Route

Sources are reporting a house fire in Rockford. 

It happened around 1 am in the 4100 block of 8th st. That is near the Airport and Camp Grant area. 

Reports of fire inside a residence near this location. 

Unknown on injuries or if the house is occupied. 

Still developing. 



Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident, Vehicle Fully Engulfed. Person Burned

Rollover Accident With A Vehicle Fully Engulfed 


Officials have said the 32 year old man, has passed away.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday. 


It happened on the bypass, west of S Main in the Eastbound lanes of 20. 

A single vehicle rollover accident.  Injuries were being reported. 

The vehicle is fully engulfed.

The male victim approx. in his 40’s has severe burns to a large area of his body.  

Still developing. 

Photo by Carrie Smith
She also said: ” Both lanes east and west bound are shut down. Emergency vehicles are in westbound lane putting fire out. ”