Just before 7 PM the Rockford fire department were dispatched to 15th Ave. and Kishwaukee. Initial scanner traffic is saying that there’s an automobile accident with injuries near this intersection. A child is reported to be injured. Unknown on the severity of the injuries at this time.
AlejanDro Del Real: Accident on intersection of 11st and 8th ave. Crashed into gas lines. Gas leak fire department shut off gas
Photo of the accident on our Facebook Page
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 9:16 pm tonight the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to the 3300 block of E State st. Scanner traffic is saying a vehicle has crashed into a stream near this location. The vehicle is smoking. Unknown on injuries. Possible extrication is needed. Still developing.
Update: 78 year old woman has passed away. She entered I-90 southbound from Rockton rd and collided with a northbound vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Name is being held pending family notification
Around 11:35 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to I-90 near the mile marker #3 in the westbound lanes. Near the toll plaza. There is an auto accident near this location and injuries are being reported.
Update: A vehicle was traveling in the wrong way of traffic. Head on collision. Medical helicopter is on standby. Many lanes of traffic are blocked. People are trapped and extrication is needed
Update: Medical helicopters are unable to fly due to the weather. They are requesting additional units to the scene
Around 11 am this morning several fans have contacted us in regards to an auto accident near Mulford and Newburg. They said it appears there are injuries. The accident is blocking traffic, so please avoid the area.
Around 2:15 am this morning, An officer witnessed a van crash into a street light near State and Lyford and then take off from the scene. The van fled and the officer went after the vehicle. The van broke down a short time later and the officer initiated a traffic stop on it.
Earlier today the Rockford fire department were dispatched to the area of East State Street and Rockford.
Scanner traffic said there is an automobile accident with injuries near this location.
At the time a dispatch it was reported that it is a one vehicle accident the vehicle has crashed into a pole or a tree. The cause of the accident is under investigation
Around 5:30 PM several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of the traveler motel on West State Street.
Scanner traffic is saying there’s an automobile accident in the 7100 block of West State Street.
An elderly male hit the median near this location and is injured.
Please avoid the area or expect delays
Several fans have contacted us in reference to an auto accident that involves up to 5 vehicles involved. Some have said 4 vehicles involved and some said 5. Some have also reported a squad car involved as well.
We can only say there is a multiple vehicle accident near Whitman st, near the bridge. Unknown on injures. Please avoid the area.