Around 1:04 pm today several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of 3rd st and Colonial drive in Machesney park.
Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle has crashed into a house.
One person is injured and is reported to be bleeding heavily.
Several emergency personnel are en route
Around 7:40 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched to Harlem and N Second st in Machesney Park. Scanner traffic said a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle at this intersection. Injuries were being reported. The victim had head injuries. The severity of the injuries were not known. No other information at this time
Around 7 pm tonight Rockford Scanner fan William Aeolus sent us info and a photo (On FB) of an accident that happened in the area of Jefferson and 3rd st in Rockford. Unknown on injuries. Please avoid the area or expect delays. From the photo, it appears it was a t-bone accident. The cause of the accident is under investigation
Around 8 am this morning the Loves Park Fire Department were dispatched to the 6500 block of E Riverside in reference to a structure fire. There are multiple businesses at the structure. They have toned out a MABAS box 12 to the 2nd level and several area fire departments are en route to assist. Still developing.
Update: The fire is in the Hachi Hachi Japanese Express. The state fire marshal is en route to the scene.
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Around 4:44 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to the area of Jefferson and 3rd. Scanner traffic is saying a man was dragged by a vehicle and is injured. The RPD is encrypted, so no other information is available
Update: The patient refused medical transport.