Around 5:45 am this morning emergency personnel were responding to the area of the 5500 block of Newburg. Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle hit a deer and then lost control and hit a pole. Unknown on injuries. No other information at this time.
Around 1 AM this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of 10709 Grange Hall rd.
Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle has crashed into a tree and the driver is slumped over.
Injuries were being reported but not yet known on the severity of the injuries.
The cause of the accident is under investigation
Around 10:30 am this morning emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of the 600 block of E. Pleasant in Belvidere for a house fire. They are reporting smoke and flames. A MABAS (Mutual Aid) was toned out and several area fire departments were responding to assist. Unknown on injuries. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Around 3:52 pm today several emergency personnel were dispatched to RT 76 and 173 in Boone County.
Scanner traffic is saying there is an auto accident that involves 3 vehicles.
Multiple injuries were being reported.
Possible extrication needed
They have the OSF helicopter on standby
Still developing. Avoid the area.
Just after 12 p.m. today. Several fire departments were dispatched to the area of 100 East in Poplar Grove. (see map below)
A MABAS was toned out for a commercial structure fire. Initial reports were saying there was heavy black smoke coming from the windows of the business.
Boone County district 3 pulled a MABAS and multiple area fire departments are en route to assist.
The cause of the fire is under investigation
Note: Forest Pallet Services was the other business name mentioned. MABAS means Mutual Aid from area fire departments
UPDATE: MABAS Box 11 to box alarm. Flames are visible.
Just before 11 AM this morning, several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Route 76 and 173 in Boone County.
Initial scanner traffic is saying that there is an automobile accident with injuries near this location
Extrication was also being requested for two people trapped inside the vehicle
Unknown on the severity of the injuries at the time of writing
A semi and box truck are reported to be involved