Rockford Scanner™: Police Chase in Rockford, Suspect gets Away




Sources are reporting a police chase in Rockford.

It happened in the 2000 block of Auburn st.

Suspect is in a Red Chevy, with a plate of AN5652 (or similar) that comes back to an address in Rockford.

Suspect last seen northbound near Bruner

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Large Police Presence, Possible Police Chase




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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™: Few Scenes in Rockford




A few scenes in Rockford. 

  • 20th ave –   Several officers on scene, and medical. Officer at the scene said it was a medical call.  Unknown what kind of medical call.
  • We were told about a scene that had numerous police officers.  When I arrived on scene 2 officers and Comed were on scene near Anderson and Foster.  I was told it was a police chase and a vehicle crashed into a pole.  I can not confirm this. I can confirm officers and Comed were looking at a pole when i was on scene. I did not see any vehicles or accidents. Only officers and Comed looking at a pole near this intersection.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Multiple Injuries, Possible Police Chase






Sources are reporting a vehicle fled from officers in loves park on E Riverside. The vehicle fled westbound on Riverside. Police followed the vehicle. The vehicle then crashed near N Main and W Riverside. 

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

Police have yet to confirm this.

The traffic lights are out, and at the time of writing this they were in the process of trying to restore the traffic lights.

No other information at this time. 









 

Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Flees From police Near Rockton




 

Sources are reporting a vehicle fled from police near Rockton around 1:15 am. 

It happened near RT 2 and Wagon Wheel. 

Suspect vehicle is a Silver Pontiac with a plate of Q278460 

Last seen southbound on RT 2. 

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Suspect flees from police and crashes in Rockford




Police have confirmed a police chase on the a west side around 10 PM.

It ended on Furman near Taylor, when the vehicle crashed into a tree.

The vehicle was reported to be fleeing at speeds in excess of 100 mph. It appears it crashed into a tree near this location.

Many officers were on scene.

One in custody that was transported to a local hospital.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Weapons Violation, Stolen Vehicle, Police Chase, Accident, Etc….




 

7 people face charges following several different incidents (stolen vehicles, burglary, stolen firearms) over the last 5 days.

Note: We did article on some of these, check our website for the information.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Bad Accident in Rockford, Occupant Flees




 

Sources are reporting a bad accident, and an occupant fleeing the scene. It happened near W State and Springfield around 12:30 am this morning.

There was an auto accident near this intersection.

Multiple injuries were being reported.

An occupant fled the scene.

Several officers are in the area searching for the person that fled.

Avoid this area. Still developing. 

Video by Jackie Brengle








 

Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries, Possible Police Chase




Sources are reporting a scene on the East side. 

It happened around 9:15 pm tonight near 7th st and 3rd ave. 

We have been told there was an accident with injuries. Vehicle has crashed into multiple flower pots/poles. 

Multiple officers from several jurisdictions on scene and unconfirmed reports are saying it might have been a police chase just prior to the accident. 

Police have yet to release any information on this or confirm it.