Rockford Scanner™: Water Rescue Call At Rock Cut




 Just before 9 pm tonight, emergency personnel were responding to a water rescue call in Loves Park. 

A boat is stranded on the Olson Lake at Rock Cut. 

They said is does not appear to be in distress, but are stranded. 

Storms are in the area.  

Emergency personnel are en route



Rockford Scanner™: Employee Trapped At A Machesney Park Business. Possible Technical Rescue

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Around 9:15 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding for a possible technical rescue call.

It happened at Midwest Packaging at 9718 Forest Hills Rd in Machesney Park . 

Details are minimal right now. 

An employee is trapped under an object.  

Several units are en route to the scene. 

Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Several sources reporting several accidents today

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Several sources reporting several accidents today. 

  • Loomis and Corbin ~ Rollover with injuries
  • 18th Street & 10th Ave ~ Rollover with injuries
  • Mulford and Brynwood ~ Injuries reported
  • Elm st and Church in downtown ~ Injuries reported
  • Logan and Florence (Boone) ~ Injuries reported
  • Riverside and Perryville ~ Injuries reported



Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Loves Park, Several Units En Route

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Just before 5 pm today the LPFD and NPFD were toned out to battle a house fire in Loves Park. 

A room inside the house is fully engulfed and is extending to the rest of the house. 

It happened near 2015 Maple ave in Loves Park. 

Still developing


Rockford Scanner™: Woman Lost At Rock Cut State Park

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Details are minimal due to the encryption. 

There is a female who is a diabetic, that is lost out at Rock Cut State Park. 

No description or other information, due to the encryption. 

Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Very Serious Accident in Winnebago County



UPDATE: One person confirmed dead, two children sent to the hospital

Several sources reporting a very serious accident in Winnebago County. 

There has been an accident involving a semi and a truck near 75 & 70 near Durand. 

Injuries were being reported. We have heard the injuries are life threatening but can not yet confirm it. 

Avoid the area for awhile



Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident, Medical Helicopter On Scene

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Sources reporting a rollover accident up near Roscoe. 

There is an accident in the area of Old River rd. 

One of the vehicles involved is rolled over in the nearby cornfield. 

Injuries were reported, unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Reports of a medical helicopter on scene. 

The cause of the accident is under investigation. 

Avoid the area or expect delays. 





Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting Explosion Near Roscoe, Reports Of Injuries


UPDATE: 5253 Mccurry rd is the location. American Aluminum.  At least one person has been injured. Male victim burned on the arm. Everyone has been evacuated. Rockton was sending an ambulance.

John Stewart “I work here, dude accidentally drilled into a electric wire in the ground I guess
2nd degree burns on arm”

Sources are reporting an explosion in the Roscoe area. 

Reports of at least one person burned. 

It happened near American Metal Extrusion. 

Several emergency personnel are on scene and reports of them evacuating citizens nearby. 

No other details at this time. 

Rockford Scanner™: Sources reporting 6 different shooting incidents in the last 12 hours

Sources reporting 6 different shooting incidents in the last 12 hours. 

  1. 1100 block of Crosby around 12:30 am
  2. State and Springfield around 4:32 PM
  3. 3300 block of Arline ave around 10 pm 
  4. 1100 block of Minns around 9:30 pm
  5. N Second and 173 around 9:40 pm
  6. 4700 block of Arvada around 9:30 pm

Police have confirmed “Weapons Violations at all of these spots. Sources have reported victims, but police just say “Weapons Violations” As you know in the past, police have labeled shooting victim calls as “Weapons Violations” 

Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle On Fire Near A Local Toll Plaza



Just before 5 pm today several units were en route to a vehicle on fire. 

On I-90 near the toll plaza near Roscoe in the Westbound lanes. 

There is reports of a vehicle that is on fire near this location. 

Still developing, several units en route. 



Rockford Scanner™: Accident in Machesney Park

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RS Fan Brandt Schoeneck says: “Two vehicles were involved in an accident in Machesney Park on Harlem & Victory intersection with no injuries. Red car is allegedly at fault as they failed to yield to oncoming traffic. Driver in the red car was taken to the hospital, no injuries have been reported.”

Photos on our FB page



Rockford Scanner™: Fatal Accident Involving A Local Police Officer

 Just before 11 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were on scene of a fatal accident that involved a local police officer. 

A motorcyclist and a local police officer were involved in an accident near W State and Pierpont. 

Officers are reporting the motorcyclist ran into the back of an officers vehicle. 

The motorcyclist passed away on the scene.
Winnebago County Coroner was dispatched to the scene. 

Officer is reported to be not injured. 

This is still developing. The cause of the accident is under investigation. Please avoid the area for the next several hours. 

Rockford Scanner™: Suspects Beat Victim During A Robbery In Loves Park

On July 20th 2018 around 11:25 pm, the Loves Park Police were dispatched for an armed robbery in Loves Park. 

It happened at 7812 Venus, in Loves Park. 

The suspects beat the victim during the robbery and the victim had to seek medical attention. 

The suspects are three males (2 black, 1 white) and a female. The victim knew the female, but not the three males. 

Police are actively searching for the suspects.

Rockford Scanner™: A 23 year old man has passed away from an auto accident in Machesney Park 

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HRFD Firefighters were called to a single vehicle accident at 1:15 am this morning on the 10000 block of Queen Oaks Drive in Machesney Park. 2 patients were extricated from the vehicle and transported to the hospital. Photos by HRFD Photographer Carol Donovan

A 23 year old man has passed away from an auto accident in Machesney Park

Rockford Scanner™: Several Vehicles Broken Into At A Local Park




On 07/14/18 there were 5 reported burglary to motor vehicles during a sporting event at Swanson Park (5444 Swanson Rd).

In all 5 cases the windows were broken and purses were stolen from the vehicle.

Please remove valuables from inside your vehicle or keep them out of sight. Please report any suspicious activity.