Rockford Scanner™: Fully Engulfed Commercial Structure Fire in Rockford



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NOTE: Winnebago County Sheriff Office (Or any local police departments) RARELY releases any press releases, so do not expect an update on this story. Sorry, but this is what happens when they encrypted.

 

Sources are reporting there is a fully involved commercial structure fire on the East Side.

It happened in the area of 10th st, near 11th ave.

There is a fully involved commercial structure that is on fire.

Reported to have a red “X” on the building and the roof has collapsed.

Heavy smoke and flames are showing.

RFD is going into defensive mode.

Still developing


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Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting Several Scenes In The Area


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Sources reporting a few scenes in the Rockford area.

  • A citizen had their foot ran over by a vehicle in the 3200 block of Halsted. The victim had a foot injury and was transported to a local ER.
  • A few police squad cars just passed me heading west on Broadway from East Moreland very high rates of speed I don’t know what’s going on but it must be very serious for them doing at least double the speed limit on Broadway
  • Disabled vehicle Alpine south of Sandy Hollow near the speedway gas station PD on scene providing 10-46
  • Vehicle crashed into a pizza place building near 11th st, it was deep inside the building. Around  6 am.
  • Overdose near Blackhawk
  • Heavy police presence in the Alpine Ridge neighborhood.

 

 

 

 





Rockford Scanner®: Sources Reporting A Stabbing Victim Scene at A Rockford Gas Station






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Around 2:45pm officers responded to 2837 11th Street in reference to a stabbing.  The victim, a 20 year old, Hispanic male, had been driven to an area hospital in a private vehicle after being stabbed in the parking lot of the Citgo Gas Station at 2837 11th Street.  The victim and another male got into a confrontation in the gas station parking lot.  The victim sustained a life-threatening stab wound.

The suspect was described as a white male, 5’7 170lbs.  At the time of this posting the victim is in critical condition.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident are asked to call the Rockford Police Department (815-966-2900) or their area Crime Stoppers.


Sources reporting a scene at the Citgo on 11th st in Rockford.

At the time of writing this, it is not yet known due to the encryption.

We been told it was a stabbing victim, according to a source.

Unknown if it was an employee or a citizen.

The victim was stabbed in the neck and the injuries are believed to be life threatening.

No suspect information, due to the encryption.

But can not confirm it due to the encryption and RPD has yet to release information.

All we can confirm, RPD is working a scene at the station, with numerous police officers on scene.

 







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Unknown Incident at an East Side Business in Rockford






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UPDATE: Source said it was an armed robbery with a knife.  No suspect description, due to the encryption.

UPDATE: An employee said the suspect is described as a White male, approx 6 foot tall, wearing a black jacket and jeans.


A few sources have reported seeing many police at 11th street and Sandy Hollow Rd at the Walgreens.
At the time of posting it is unknown if the business was robbed or had another incident. Updates will be posted as they become available.
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Rockford Scanner™: Train Hits A Vehicle in Rockford, Still Developing

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Just after 9 pm tonight, emergency personnel were responding to an accident involving a train in Rockford.

A train has hit a vehicle at the railroad tracks near 11th st and Railroad ave.

The vehicle is still on the tracks.  The driver of the vehicle got out and fled on foot.  Last seen on Woodruff running away. Unknown on injuries.

Sounds like the train will be stopped awhile, while they investigate

This is the Canadian National train that is involved.

The train will be stopped for a long time, it is blocking traffic all the way back from 11th st all the way back to the Blackhawk Housing

The vehicle was hit near 11th st and Railroad and was dragged down the tracks. It ended up on the southside of the tracks near 13th st, 2 blocks away from the initial impact site.







Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident Closes Down Main Roadway In Rockford

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UPDATE: This is a confirmed fatal accident. A box truck hit a woman approx. 53 years old. The woman has passed away. RPD are investigating. 11th st will be closed for several hours.

On Thursday, November 1, 2018 shortly after 7:30 p.m., Rockford Police officers responded to the 2900 block of 11th Street for an accident involving a pedestrian and a box truck. The 53-year-old female pedestrian was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased. Her identity is not being released at this time. The driver of the truck stayed on scene and was not injured.

The accident is still under investigation, and traffic reconstructionists from the Rockford Police Department have been called in to process the scene. Motorists are urged to avoid the area for the next several hours. No further details are available at this time.


Sources reporting a very serious accident on the East side.

Reports are saying there is a serious accident in the 2900 block of 11th st.

Sources are reporting the injuries are pretty bad, possible fatal. (Not yet confirmed)

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle

11th st is closed down in that area.

Still developing


AVOID 11th St. between Reed Ave. and Brooke Rd. until further notice due to a serious motor vehicle accident
The Rockford Police Department advises you to AVOID 11th St., between Reed Ave. and Brooke Rd. until further notice. This area will be closed to all traffic for several hours due to a serious motor vehicle accident.







Rockford Scanner™: Multiple injuries at an accident scene in Rockford

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Just before 2 PM several emergency personnel were responding to an automobile accident with injuries

It happened in the area of 11th St. and Harrison

Multiple injuries are being reported and at least two ambulances have been dispatched to the scene

Please avoid the area or expect delays







Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery With Shots Fired, Victim Possibly Injured

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Armed robbery with shots fired, on the East side.

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Rockford Scanner™: Robbery At A Rockford Business, Employees Possibly Hurt During Robbery

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Around 9:30 pm tonight several emergency personnel were on scene of a robbery on the East side.

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Rockford Scanner™: Sources reported in another shooting incident in Rockford, Rockford police are investigating

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Several sources are reporting another shooting incident in Rockford

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