Rockford Scanner™: Head-on collision near Loves Park

Around noon today emergency personnel were responding to a head-on collision near Loves Park.


Sources are reporting a head-on collision in the area of Forest Hills and Burden Road. Injuries are being reported, it is not yet known on the severity of the injuries at the time of writing this.

Traffic is being detoured in the area so please avoid the area



Rockford Scanner™: Subject Threatening To Jump Off A Roof Near Machesney Park



Around 7 am this morning emergency personnel were dispatched for a person threatening to jump off a roof near Machesney Park/Roscoe. 

It happened in the area of the 7700 block of Burden rd

Scanner traffic is saying there are numerous police officers  are on scene and there is a subject on the roof that is threatening to jump. They need a ladder truck to assist. It sounded like they said a fire, but we can not confirm that. Still developing.