Rockford Scanner™: Accident with injuries with possible extrication needed

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Several emergency personnel were on scene of an automobile accident with injuries in Rockford earlier today

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Rockford Scanner™: Serious accident on Rockford Eastside, Multiple ambulances en route

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Around 3:30 PM several emergency personnel were responding to a serious accident on Rockford’s Eastside

 

There is a serious accident on Rockford Eastside in the area of 7th Street and  12th Avenue

At least one person is trapped and needs to be cut out of the vehicle so extrication is being requested

Multiple injuries are being reported,  at least two ambulances have been dispatched to the scene.

This is still developing please avoid the area or expect delays.

The cause of the accident is under investigation

 

 







Rockford Scanner™: Serious Rollover Accident, Vehicle On Fire And A Person Trapped Inside

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Around 6:40 PM several emergency personnel were responding to a serious rollover accident in Boone County.

There is a rollover accident near the Belvidere North High School, Near Beloit Rd.

A vehicle has rolled over and at least one person is trapped inside the vehicle and the vehicle is reported to be on fire.

Several emergency personnel are in route to the scene.

This is still developing

Update:  Initial reports are saying the driver of the vehicle attempted to pass another vehicle when it lost control and crashed.  Emergency personnel were performing life saving measures on the victim.

Update 2 pm 9/17/2018: We have received several reports that the victim has passed away. We have yet to confirm this.

 

Earlier update: The victims were able to escape the vehicle. It was originally reported as the vehicle was on fire but when emergency personnel arrived on scene the fire was either extinguished or it was not on fire at all. The cause of the accident is under investigation. Please avoid the area or expect traffic delays.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Accident with extrication needed on Rockford East-side



 

UPDATE: The 62-year-old male driver who crashed his car on South Mulford Road has died as a result of the injuries he sustained in the accident. On Thursday, September 6, 2018 officers responded to the 1700 block of South Mulford in reference to the serious, single-vehicle crash. Preliminary information revealed the driver, who was the sole occupant of the vehicle, drove off the roadway and struck a tree. He was rushed to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and was later pronounced deceased. The driver’s name is not being released yet. This is an active and ongoing investigation so no further information is available at this time


Around 4:30 PM several emergency personnel were responding to a serious automobile accident on Rockford East-side

 It happened in the area of 1761 S Mulford  

There is a serious automobile accident near this location and extrication requested to cut at least one person out of the vehicle. This is still developing please avoid the area or expect traffic delays








Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Extrication Needed, Near A Rockford School

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UPDATE:   This is a fatal accident.  One person is confirmed dead.

The male driver of the red car, who was traveling east on Spring Creek, has died after crashing head-on into the maroon car (westbound) at approximately 1:15 this afternoon.


Around 1:20 pm today, sources were reporting a bad accident in Rockford. 

It happened in the area of the 3500 block of Spring Creek. 

There is an auto accident near this location. 

Injuries were being report, unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

Three ambulances have been dispatched to the scene.

It is in front of Eisenhower Middle School.

Extrication is being requested to cut at least one person out of the vehicle. 

Avoid the area or expect delays


RPD is on scene of a serious, 3 car accident on Spring Creek Rd. in front of Eisenhower Middle School. Spring Creek will be shut down for several hours. The only way to access the school is from the east. Driftwood Lane is still open.








Rockford Scanner™: Another Rollover Accident With Injuries, Extrication Needed in Rockford



 

Just before 3:30 pm today, several emergency personnel were responding to a rollover accident with injuries and extrication is needed to cut at least one person out of the vehicle.

It happened in the area of Kishwaukee and 8th ave.

Note: There was a rollover accident earlier near Kishwaukee and College. Not related to this accident.

There is an accident near this location.

Injuries were being reported.

Extrication is being requested.

Avoid the area or expect long traffic delays








Rockford Scanner™: Head On Collision, Reports Of Having To Cut Victim Out Of The Vehicle



 

UPDATE: Female victim was transported to a local hospital via the helicopter, with life threatening injuries.


Sources are reporting around 6:45 am this morning, several emergency personnel were responding to a head on collision. It happened in the area of Baxter and Lindenwood.

Initial reports are saying there is a head on collision near this intersection.

Extrication is being requested to cut a victim out of a vehicle.

Injuries are being reported.  Sources are saying it appears to be serious.

Avoid the area or expect delays. Still developing.

UPDATE: Sounds like a medical helicopter is en route to the scene. Possible garbage truck involved. A female in her 30’s has life threatening injuries and is being transported to a local E.R. via the emergency helicopter.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Extrication Needed in Rockford

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Around 5:10 am this morning, several emergency personnel were responding to an accident with injuries and extrication is being requested. 

It happened in the area of Spring Creek and Highcrest. 

There is an auto accident near this intersection. 

Extrication is being requested to cut someone out of the vehicle. 

Injuries were reported, unknown on the severity of the injuries. 

The vehicle appeared to have hit a large utility box. It was laying on the ground and had damage. 

Comed says there are customers without power in the area. Unknown on the restore time frame. 

Avoid the area or expect delays. 

Tim: “I just witnessed a major car accident on Highcrest Rd. A car came flying down the hill near Spring Creek and Highcrest and instead of making the curve down the hill the car went straight, up over the curb and into the trees.”

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Very Serious Accident, Several People Injured & Extrication Needed



 

 

 

Several sources were reporting a very serious accident this afternoon. 

It happened around 1:20 pm near Hammertime, 

near Business 20 and Andersen.  

Several people were reported to be injured and several ambulances were dispatched to the scene. 

Extrication crew was also requested to cut at least one person out of the vehicle. 

The cause of the accident is under investigation

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Serious Rollover Accident Involving A Jeep & A Motorcycle, Extrication Is Needed. Still Developing

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 Around 12:45 pm today several emergency personnel were responding to a serious accident in Boone County. 

It happened on Business route 20 near Beaver Valley. 

A motorcycle and a jeep compass were involved in the accident. 

The jeep has rolled over, at least two people are trapped inside and need to be cut out of the vehicle. 

At least 2 injuries were reported.  The jeep is on its side in or near the nearby wooded area. 

Unknown on the motorcyclist condition at this time. 

Still developing, check back later for possible updates. 

 

 

 



Rockford Scanner™: Serious Rollover Accident Near Candlewick Lake





 

Details are minimal right now.  Several sources near Candlewick are reporting a serious accident just outside of Candlewick Lake. 

Around 3:45 am this morning several emergency personnel were on scene of a serious rollover accident in Boone County. It happened on Caledonia rd near Charleston in Boone County.

A vehicle has rolled over multiple times.  At least one person had to be extricated from the vehicle.  Unknown on the severity of the injuries at the time of writing this.

Avoid the area or expect delays. 

 

 





Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident in Rockford, Multiple Injuries And Extrication. Avoid The Area





 

 

Just before 2 am this morning several emergency personnel were responding to a serious accident in Rockford. 

It happened in the 1100 block of 11th st on Rockford’s East side. 

Extrication was being requested, to help cut someone out of a vehicle that is trapped. 

Multiple injuries are being reported. Two ambulances and the extrication team have been dispatched. 

Still developing

UPDATE: Three ambulances. Extrication was complete at 2:33 am


Note: Unknown if it is related, but there are reports of a couple gunshots in the same area, then the crash happened. Then they heard a vehicle speed away from the accident scene. RPD is encrypted, so we can not confirm this. 

Unconfirmed: But via our scene photos and what RS admin Will saw at the scene, it appears this might be the same vehicle ~ http://rockfordscanner.com/2018/05/16/rockford-scanner-rs-fan-has-her-vehicle-stolen-in-rockford/

RS fan Alicia C. asked if we could post about her stolen vehicle on RS, so the public could help search for it. She had her vehicle stolen earlier tonight near Broadway and 25th. And it appears it might be the same vehicle, but not confirmed. RPD has yet to release information

Photos by Amy M Holt

 





Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident With Several Injuries Reported. Avoid The Area





 

On Friday, May 11, 2018, at approximately 1:00 pm, Boone County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Garden Prairie Road north of U.S. Route 20 in Garden Prairie for a two vehicle accident.

Preliminary investigation shows that a vehicle traveling northbound on Garden Prairie Road crossed the centerline striking a vehicle traveling southbound. The driver of the northbound vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the southbound vehicle was transported to St. Anthony’s Hospital with minor injuries.

The accident is still under investigation by the Boone County Sheriff’s Office and the Boone County Coroner’s Office.

The names of the drivers are not being released at this time

 


Around 1 pm today several emergency personnel were dispatched for a serious accident. 

It happened in the area of Garden Prairie rd near the Camelot School. 

Multiple injuries are being reported. 

At least one person needs to be cut out of the vehicle. 

Still developing. Avoid the area. 

 





Rockford Scanner™: Medical Helicopter En Route For A Multiple Vehicle Accident in Loves Park





 

UPDATE FROM THE LPPD

 

UPDATE: LPPD working the scene of a serious traffic crash. Please avoid N. Perryville Rd. and E. Riverside Blvd.

We will have N. Perryville Rd. closed from Riverside to Rock Valley Parkway for several hours, anticipating until at least 2 am.

The victim that was airlifted via the REACT helicopter is currently listed in critical condition.

Three vehicles were involved in the accident. The accident happened approx. 8:15 pm


Reports of 4 vehicles involved, but I only saw two vehicles on the scene.  One person was taken by medical helicopter to a local ER. Police will have Perryville just North of E Riverside blocked off for several hours while they investigate this very serious accident scene.  Check back later for updates


Around 8:30 Pm tonight there was a very serious accident in Loves Park. 

Reports of at least 4 vehicles are involved in an auto accident near Perryville and E Riverside

Injuries were being reported. At least one medical helicopter was en route to the scene.

Another helicopter was put on stand by. 

This is still developing, avoid the area for awhile. We will post updates as they become available 

 

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