Rockford Scanner™: Auto Accident In Winnebago County

Sources are reporting an auto accident in Winnebago County.

It happened just before 8 pm tonight, just south of Meridian on Cunningham.

A vehicle has crashed near this location. The vehicle is reported to be in the ditch.  Emergency personnel have all the lanes of traffic blocked off.

Unknown on the severity of the injuries at the time of writing this.

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Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Victim in Rockford

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Sources are reporting a shooting victim in Rockford.

Just before 1:30 pm today, emergency personnel were onscene of a shooting victim at an address on Cunningham near Central ave in Rockford.

Sounds like the victim was shot earlier, and was just then seeking medical attention.  We been told the injuries may be life threatening, but not confirmed.

No suspect information.
RPD has yet to release information

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department in route to a vehicle on fire




Just after 4 PM Rockford fire department were responding to a vehicle that was on fire.

It happened in the area of Central Avenue and Cunningham on Rockford’s Westside.

Several units from the Rockford fire department are in route. No reports of injuries at this time.

This is still developing, the cause of the fire is under investigation.



Rockford Scanner™: Three 7 Year Old’s Start Fire In Rockford, Trying to start a another fire while fleeing from emergency personnel



Around 6:15 PM The Rockford fire department were responding to a fire call on the west side.

A dumpster was on fire near Central Avenue.

The Rockford fire department arrived on scene and confirmed a fire.

While I and seen they came across the alleged suspects. Three black male suspects around seven years old.

They were running from the scene and trying to start a another fire while the Rockford fire department was watching them flee.

They are waiting for the Rockford Police Department. They lost sight of at least one of the alleged suspects.

Last seen near the area of Blake




Rockford Scanner™: Another Serious Accident In Rockford. Several Ambulances And Extrication Needed


Update:  Another two vehicle crash involving a rollover where four people needed to be extracted from the two vehicles.  They are reported to have non-life threatening injuries.


Original Post:

Initial reports are saying there is another serious accident in Rockford. This accident is near Cunningham and S Johnston.  There are reports of several people injured and extrication is needed.  At least three ambulances and an extrication team has been dispatched to the scene.  Still developing, avoid the area. We will post updates as they become available



Rockford Scanner™: Emergency personnel Dispatched For A Vehicle On Fire in Rockford





Around 7:40 pm tonight, emergency personnel were dispatched for a vehicle that was on fire in Rockford. 

It was originally dispatched as Springfield and Montague. Emergency personnel were on scene investigating.

They were not able to locate anything at this intersection. A short time later, the location was updated at Springfield and Cunningham.

Emergency personnel are en route to that location to investigate. Still developing