Rockford Scanner™: Police Chase Ends Up In A Very Serious Accident, Multiple Injuries & Extrication




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UPDATE from the Winnebago County Coroners Office:

 

 

Update from the WCSO:

On Thursday evening Sept. 5th, 2019, at approximately 10:30 pm, Winnebago County Sheriff’s deputies were in the area of N. Central Ave. and observed a suspicious vehicle, a dark color SUV driving recklessly and at a high rate of speed.

Deputies attempted to stop the suspicious vehicle which fled from the Deputies at a high rate of speed. The pursuit was terminated by the Deputies.

Deputies located the vehicle a short time later which was occupied by two subjects. The driver of the SUV again started to flee and attempted to strike the Sheriff’s deputies vehicle.

Deputies pursued the vehicle which was fleeing west on Auburn St. At the intersection of Auburn St & N. Springfield Ave, the suspect vehicle crashed into another vehicle at the intersection.

The two occupants of the suspect vehicle along with the one person in the other vehicle were transported to local hospitals for injuries from the crash.

2 people have died.

The Rockford Police Department is investigating the incident along with the Illinois State Police Integrity Task Force.


 


 

 

 


RS Source Savanna Kae


Video by RS Source Heather Sapp

 

Accident update on Springfield and Auburn: multiple victims trapped, additional fire companies and three ambulances requested. three patients transported.

RFD

Sources are reporting there was a police chase and a vehicle involved crashed.

It happened around 10:50 pm tonight in the area of Auburn & Springfield. 

Multiple injuries are being reported. It is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. We have been told the injuries do appear to be serious.

(A local news station is reporting this to be a fatal.)

But not confirmed. 

Multiple extrication units were being requested. 

One of the vehicles hit a pole and knocked the power out in the area. 

Heather Sapp

 

Reports of the police chase was on Auburn near the “Wreck-It-Round-A-Bout” (Main)  and had almost 20 officers chasing it.  And was headed West on Auburn, when it crashed at Springfield. 

Power is out in the area, due to the accident. Estimated restore time is approx. 1 AM. 

Police have not yet confirmed this or released any information. 

Source sent us the following: “One witness said he was almost struck on n main. Another witness said she was almost run off the road on auburn st. Two vehicles, one is a black gmc terrain. The other vehicle “an suv” say witnesses. Is not distinguishable at this time. We believe that the occupant of that car  has passed away. The person in the gmc terrain is being taken by ambulance with life threatening injuries.”

 

Video by Stephanie flores








 

Rockford Scanner™: River Rescue In Rockford




 

Sources are reporting a river rescue in Rockford. 

Just before noon today there was a person in the Rock River in the 1400 block of S Main.  A citizen was trying to rescue the person in the water.

Emergency personnel were en route.   No other details at this time.

Update: The person was rescued out of the river, unknown on the victims condition.

RS Source







 

Rockford Scanner™: 2 Death Investigations In The Area




Sources are reporting 2 death investigations in the area.

They both happened around 1:30 pm today.

The first one was in the 500 block of Theodore in Loves Park.  One person was reportedly found dead inside a vehicle near this location.

The other one was found in the 500 block of N Main inside an apartment.

The causes of these deaths are under investigation.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Woman Stabbed A Few Times In Loves Park




Sources are reporting a stabbing in Loves Park. 

It happened around 2 pm today. 

A woman has been stabbed near Olive ct in Loves Park. That is located near the Spring Garden restaurant.

Sources have told us the woman who is approx. 43 years old was stabbed a few times. 

No other information at this time. 

 

Update: Sources said a suspect did it, then one source said it might appeared to be self inflicted. So it is unclear at this time. Police are encrypted and have not released any information on the incident.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Several Philadelphia police officers shot




Sources are reporting multiple officers shot in Philadelphia. Reports of at least 6 officers shot. A shooter is reported to be live streaming online.  This is developing.   You can find more info at  https://www.cnn.com/us/live-news/philadelphia-shooting-08-14-19/index.html

Listen to it live at https://www.broadcastify.com/listen/feed/4603

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Another Shooting Victim in Rockford, Still Developing




Sources are reporting the suspect is a man named Thomas. He is described as 22 years old, 5’4,. 130 lbs, brown hair, brown eyes, that fled in a Tan Cadillac that was last seen westbound on Maple


RPD is in the 700 block of N. Winnebago in reference to a shooting. The victim, a 28-year-old male, was transported with life-threatening injuries. Anyone with information should contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900


Shooting In Rockford, Still Developing 

It happened around 11:45 am near the area of Winnebago & Fisher. (700 block of Winnebago) 

Reports of at least 1 shooting victim near this location, possibly multiple victims. But not yet confirmed. 

This is still developing. Avoid the area.

Check back later for possible updates. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Victim Just Shot in Rockford, Still Developing




Update: 1 confirmed shooting victim. The male victim is reported to be dead outside by a tree. Unconfirmed reports are saying there are 2 more victims as well.  1 confirmed, 3 possible shooting victims.

A man was shot in the chest at the same location the night before around 2 am. The victim self transported to a nearby hospital. It is unknown if these 2 shootings are related.  (Man shot in the chest last night, Man murdered tonight with possibly 2 more victims at the same location within 24 hours)

Police are currently using dogs to track the scent of the suspect in this murder.  That suspect is described as a Black male wearing a White shirt and was last seen running westbound in the yards.

Approx.


Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford.

It happened just after 2 am in the 1200 block of 8th st. Google maps shows it to be near 12th ave. 

Details are minimal right now. 

Approx. 5-8 shots were fired according to sources who live near the location. 

At least one  shooting victim near this location. We have been told it is a fatal, but not yet confirmed. 

Suspect is described as a Black male with a White shirt, last seen on westbound through the yards on  foot in the area. 

No other information.


 Source who lives nearby said: ”  I woke up from a dead sleep telling my daughter to get on the ground. This happened just 4 days ago also during the day (shots fired) while police where already on scene but they didn’t care there were 4 shots fired no one hit then! ”


MURDER INVESTIGATION: A 32-year-old man was found outside an apartment building in the 1200 block of 8th Street suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced deceased on the scene. Detectives from the Violent Crimes Unit are conducting a follow up investigation into the incident which does not appear to be random.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Scene Near Rockton, Lots Of Police. Dog Down in The Roadway




 

Sources are reporting a scene near Rockton. 

Sources said there are a ton of police on Rockton rd in near Rockton.

A dog is down in the roadway.  Unknown if it is a police dog.

Several officers are on scene.  One person in cuffs near the Auto Zone.

No other information.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Trailer on Fire, Fully Engulfed. MABAS Toned Out




Sources are reporting a fully engulfed structure fire.

It happened around 3:50 am this morning near S Main and Gold River.

Note: This is the same area a local firefighter was arrested for allegedly setting several trailers on fire recently.

There is a trailer fully engulfed.  They have toned out a MABAS and several area fire departments are en route.

Unknown if the trailer is occupied.

MABAS Box 11 to the box level

Still developing.

 





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Rockford Scanner™: Tons Of Police Working A Scene In Loves Park




Sources are reporting a scene in Loves Park.

It happened around 3:30 am at the Fasfuel in Loves Park.
That is located at  Harlem and Forest Hills.

Witnesses said there are tons of police from at least 2 different departments on scene and many more police officers are still arriving. Along with the Loves Park FD and at least one ambulance.

Sources said there is at least one person that needs medical attention, but it is not yet clear what the nature of the injuries were.

There is allegedly blood on the seat of a nearby vehicle. (Unknown why)

As you know the local police are encrypted and have not released any information at this time. So nothing is confirmed at this time, other than a ton of emergency personnel are working this scene.

Check back later for possible updates





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