Rockford Scanner™: Fully Engulfed Structure Fire in Rockford

Sources are reporting a fully engulfed structure fire in Rockford.

It happened around 6:20 pm in the 1600 block of Barton blvd.

A detached garage was fully engulfed.  RFD is on scene battling the fire.

Unknown on injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation by I3.



Rockford Scanner™: Carjacking in Rockford, Suspects Flee From Police in Machesney Park


Sources are reporting a delivery driver was carjacked in Rockford. It happened last night in the area of Latham and Barton.

Suspect carjacked the victim. The victims vehicle is a 2008 Subaru Forester that is tan/gold in color. Might have a delivery sign on top.

Suspect that stole the vehicle was a black female.

Around 3 am officers in Machesney Park spotted the vehicle on Orlando.  The suspect fled from officers.  The person in the vehicle was a black male, wearing dark clothing and tan pants. The police stopped the chase near 173 and Alpine. Suspect was traveling southbound on Alpine at a high rate of speed.



Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Multiple injuries, Avoid The Area

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Sources are reporting an accident with multiple injuries.

It happened around 11:45 am this morning in the area of Ellington and Barton.

At least 2 ambulances are on scene. At least 2 people injured.

Still developing, avoid the area

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