Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident With Ejection, REACT Helicopter En Route



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Sources are reporting a serious accident in Boone County.

It happened near the Capron area. A vehicle has rolled over near 173 and County Line rd.  At least one person was ejected from the vehicle.

MD-1 (Mobil medical DR)  and the REACT helicopter were dispatched to the scene.

The REACT helicopter arrived on scene around 11:15 pm.

Injuries are believed to be life threatening.

The cause the accident is under investigation


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Rockford Scanner™: Source Reporting A Scene At A Machesney park Business


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RS Source reporting:
” 5 or more police cars at the Target on 173 in Machesney park right now. Searching a car on the side of Target”

Unknown what happened at the time of posting this.

 





Rockford Scanner™: Victim Hit By A Vehicle & Is Not Breathing, Medical Helicopter Requested


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Update:


Victim Hit By A Vehicle & Is Not Breathing, Medical Helicopter Requested

On Friday, November 30, 2018, at approximately 5:15 pm, Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Route 173 east of Caledonia Road in rural Boone County for a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident.

Deputies arrived on the scene and discovered that a white female in her mid-twenties had been struck by a vehicle. Several people had stopped to assist including a District 3 fireman who had begun CPR on the victim. The vehicle believed to have struck the woman remained at the scene after the accident. Capron Rescue Squad, Boone County Fire District #3 and Mercy Health MD-1 attempted to revive the woman.

Preliminary investigation indicates that the vehicle was traveling westbound on Route 173 when it struck the pedestrian. Several witnesses reported seeing the woman walking in the roadway wearing all dark clothing.

The female victim was transported the St. Anthony Hospital where she later died. The driver and three passengers in the vehicle were not injured.

The name of the deceased is not being released at this time. The Boone County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the accident. If anyone witnessed the accident or has any information, they are asked to call the Boone County Sheriff’s Office at 815-544-2144 or Boone County Crimestoppers at 815-544-7867

 


Sources are reporting a person is laying in the roadway and is not breathing.

It happened on 173 west of Caledonia rd.

They are currently performing life saving measures on the victim. (CPR)

They are requesting a medical helicopter to the scene.

UPDATE: The victim was hit by a vehicle and is not breathing.

 





Rockford Scanner™: Sources are reporting a dead body was just located in Machesney Park

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Sources are reporting a dead body was just located in Machesney Park.

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Rockford Scanner™: Rollover Accident With Injuries, Near Loves Park

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Just before 4 pm today, several emergency personnel were on scene of a rollover accident scene.

 

The rollover accident happened on I-90 near mile marker 11 1/2.  That is North of E Riverside.  In the Northbound lanes of traffic.

There is a truck that has rolled over onto it’s side.

Injuries were reported.  We do not yet know on the severity of the injuries.

Traffic is backed up in the area. Expect long traffic delays.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

 

 







Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Homicide Investigation In Boone County



UPDATE:

Follow-Up Press Release

On Friday, July 13, 2018, at approximately 5:20 am, Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a welfare check at a residence in the 500 block of Main Street, Capron, Illinois. Upon arrival and after receiving no response, deputies forcibly entered the residence with the assistance of Capron Fire Department personnel. Deputies discovered a decease female, a male in critical condition and three small children unharmed.

On Sunday, July 15, 2018, the male subject was released from St. Anthony’s Hospital and transported to the Boone County Jail.

Juan Cerda, 44 years old of Capron, was charged with one count of First Degree Murder (Class M Felony). Cerda remains in the Boone County Jail on a $5,000,000.00 (10%) bond.

The female victim is identified as Kenia Acosta, 26 years old of Capron. It is believed Kenia Acosta died of multiple stab wounds. The exact cause of death is pending the results of an autopsy and is being investigated by the Boone County Coroner’s Office.

The investigation is ongoing and additional charges are likely. The exact relationship of Cerda and Acosta is unknown, although the two lived together and had three children together. The three children were turned over to the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) and are currently staying with family members.

A class m felony is punishable by twenty (20) to sixty (60) years in the Illinois Department of Corrections. If convicted of a class m felony, Cerda will have to serve 100% of the sentence.

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office encourages anyone having information on a crime or narcotic trafficking to call the Boone County Sheriff’s Office at 815-544-2144, or Crime Stoppers at 815-547-7867.

Members of the public are reminded that these are only charges and are not proof of the defendant’s guilt. Every defendant is presumed innocent and is entitled to a fair trial in which it is the State’s burden to prove his or her guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.

 


On Friday, July 13, 2018, at approximately 5:20 am, Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a welfare check at a residence in the 500 block of Main Street, Capron, Illinois.

Upon arrival and after receiving no response, deputies forcibly entered the residence with the assistance of Capron Fire Department personnel. Deputies discovered a decease female, a male in critical condition and three small children unharmed. The male was transported by Capron Rescue Squad to a Rockford hospital where he remains in critical but stable condition. The three children were turned over to the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS).

Boone County Sheriff’s Detectives responded to the scene as well as Illinois State Police Crime Scene Technicians. The preliminary investigation indicates the death may have been the result a domestic violence incident.

The investigation is ongoing and no names are being released at this time. There is no known danger to the community as a result of this incident.


One person confirmed dead. One person in the hospital, the person the police think is responsible for the death of the other person.  Two children were also placed with the relatives. Possibly domestic related. Several emergency personnel been on scene since 6:30 am.  The cause of the death is under investigation. Still developing, check back later for updates

 


We are getting reports of a homicide investigation near Capron.

Sources reporting a person has been killed near the trailer park on 173, near Capron.

Many emergency personnel are on scene.

No other details at this time.








Rockford Scanner™: RS Fans Rescue Baby Ducks From The Drain in Machesney Park



 

 

 

RS fan Crystal sent us the following video and information. 

Her husband and her rescued some baby ducks from the drainage ditch near the Target on 173 yesterday. After rescuing the baby ducks, the Winnebago County Sheriff office arrived on scene and transported the baby ducks to their mother. 


She sent us the following: “My husband and I crawled down in the sewer at the Target on 173 in Machesney Park and rescued baby ducks! We saw a duck frantically running around and we got out and heard the little chirps down in the sewer! My girls were so proud of us! Some of the shoppers thought we were committing a crime and next thing we knew the Winnebago Sheriffs were watching us as we climbed out of the sewer. We explained and showed them the ducks we put in a box that we rescued. The Sheriffs helped us locate the Mama duck and reunite the little adorable duck family!”

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Auto Accident With Multiple Injuries Reported, Several Emergency Personnel Are En ROute




 

 

 

Around 5:30 pm tonight, several emergency personnel were en route to an accident with multiple people injured. 

It happened in the area of 173 and Caledonia rd, in Boone County

There is an auto accident near this location. At least 2 people were reporting injuries. 

One was bleeding a lot.  One of the vehicles is leaking a lot of fluids. 

Avoid the area. 

 

 

 



Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries In Loves Park, Avoid The Area




 

 

Sources are reporting an auto accident in Loves Park. 

It happened in the area of Forest Hills and 173 (West ln) 

Injuries were being reported.  Traffic is blocked, due to the accident. 

Avoid the area or expect delays. 

The cause of the accident is under investigation