Rockford Scanner™: Pedestrian Struck By A Vehicle, Injuries Reported


Sources are reporting a pedestrian that has been hit by a vehicle in Rockford.  It happened just before 6 am this morning near Alpine and E State st. 

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near this location.

The pedestrian is injured.  It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.

You may want to avoid the area for awhile.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.



Rockford Scanner™: Tractor Falls Into A Hole In Rockford

Source sent us a video of a tractor that had fallen into a hole.

It happened today on Bradley rd, near the Highcrest/Alpine area.

Sources said the road started breaking from the water-pipes this morning and the had water got shut off.  They came to fix the problem, and were there for a few hours, when all of a sudden the tractor fell into the hole.

It is not yet known if it was operator error or mother nature, that caused the tractor to go into the hole. No reports of injuries.

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Rockford Scanner™: Fully Engulfed Vehicle Fire


Sources are reporting a fully engulfed vehicle fire. 

It happened on the bypass in the eastbound lanes of traffic, near Alpine.

A vehicle is fully engulfed.  Requesting more units to the scene, to assist.

No reports of injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: 2 Scenes: Possible Multiple Shooting Victims


Sources are reporting 2 scenes:
Several sources are reporting 2 scenes on the East side. 

  • Multiple gunshots were fired in the area of 11th st and Harrison ave area.  We have been told there is at least one shooting victim, possibly multiple victims. We have been told the alleged suspect is a black male wearing dark clothing, in a dark colored vehicle.
  • Several emergency personnel at the apartments on Harrison near the Fas Fuel.

Unknown if these 2 scenes are related.

Police have not released any information or confirmed anything.



Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Multiple Injuries in Rockford

Sources are reporting an accident with multiple injuries.

It happened around 4:20 near S Alpine and Public.

There is an auto accident near this intersection and multiple injuries were being reported.  At least 2 ambulances were on scene.  Unknown on the severity of the injuries. The cause of the accident is under investigation.



Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Pole in Rockford

Sources are reporting a vehicle has crashed into a pole in Rockford.

It happened a little after 10 PM on N Alpine, just south of Pepper in the southbound lanes of traffic. A White SUV has crashed into a pole.

Injuries were being reported. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.

The cause of the accident is under investigation. 


Rockford Scanner™: RS Fan has their vehicle stolen, have you seen it?

RS Source Karla R. Perez sent us the following:

“This is a long shot but my dads car got stolen last night ( 2011 gray Hyundai Sonata) and other neighbors cars got broken into around the Harrison and Alpine area.

We wanted to see if you could post the pictures of the car and maybe someone has seen it and we can possibly get the car back.
Thank you in advance.”


Rockford Scanner™: Sources are reporting several accidents

RS Source G.H. Alpine & Larson Scene

Sources are reporting several accidents:

  1. Bridge and 251
  2. Alpine and Larson
  3. Perryville and State
  4. By Walmart on W Riverside
  5. I-39 near MM 122 (See our website)
  6. I-90 in the EB lanes near MM 16




Rockford Scanner™: 1 Shot Fired During An Altercation At A Party in Rockford

First want to thank the RPD for providing the information, Thank You. 

Around 2 am this morning the Rockford Police were dispatched to the area of Alpine and Center Terrace. 

There was a large birthday party near this location.  During the party there was a fight/altercation and 1 shot was fired. No injuries were being reported. 

If you have any information, please call the RPD 



Rockford Scanner™: Several Scenes In The Area

Sources are reporting several scenes in the area today.

  • Accident near Forest Hills and 173
  • Accident near Charles and 20th  (Video) Vehicle crashed into a few vehicles, injuries were being reported.
  • Accident ear Loomis and Winnebago
  • Battery victim at the Burger King on Auburn
  • Man beaten with a baseball bat near N Second and Roosevelt (Happened at a different location, and went here to seek medical attention)
  • Accident with injuries near Ridge and Whitman
  • Vehicle on fire near Harrison and Wellworth
    (possible mis-spelling of the name)
  • Alpine and Linden ~ Police had a vehicle pulled over at gunpoint. (Video) A source sent us the video below.
  • Auburn and Central ~ Several officer have a vehicle pulled over.
  • Grass fire near Lakewood Drive

Videos by RS sources