Rockford Scanner™: Possible Apartment Fire on The East Side, Still Developing




Sources are reporting a possible apartment fire on Rockford’s East side.

It happened around 8 pm tonight near 1020 Crosby.

Reports of smoke showing from the South East corner of the apartment building.  Several units from the Rockford Fire Department are on scene.

Still developing.





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Rockford Scanner™: Water Rescue From That Rapidly Rising River Waters




UPDATE: They have toned out a mutual aid around 2 pm today, for local fire departments to respond with hard bottom and soft bottom boats to search for victims on Blackhawk Island. They are evacuating the Blackhawk island. Some are refusing to leave.


Sources are reporting a water rescue in Rockford.

It happened around 8 am this morning on the Blackhawk Island.

Reports of at least one victim (possibly more)  that are stranded.

Blackhawk Fire Dept. and New Milford Fire Dept. are en route. They are staging at S Main and Shore.

Sounds like the river is flooded pretty bad down in that area and is quickly rising.

They have asked for the rapid response vehicle to the scene.

Still developing

As you know they have opened up the Fordham Dam in Rockford, so all that water is rushing down river near this location.





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Rockford Scanner™: Structure Fire in Rockford, Rockford Fire Department On Scene




 

Update: State fire marshal is headed to this scene. He is coming from Chicago.

Sources are reporting a structure fire in Rockford.

It happened around 8 am in the 3300 block of Derby Lane in Rockford.

Red Cross has been called in to assist the victims.

Unknown on injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.





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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling An Apartment Fire




Sources are reporting a structure fire in Rockford.

It happened just beofre 4 pm today in the area of the 2200 block of 8th st

Reports of a structure fire (Apartment complex) near this location and several units from the Rockford Fire Department are on scene.

Unknown on injuries. Still developing.

 





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Rockford Scanner™: Structure fire call at a local golf course




 

Sources are reporting just before 8 AM the Rockford fire department responded to a possible structure fire at 5151 Guilford Rd. at the Mauh-Nah-Tee- See Country Club.

Reports of smoke was coming from a maintenance building. No flames were shown at the time but smoke was showing. Rockford fire Department responded to the scene.

It is not yet known if it was a confirmed fire or not we never did hear an update from our source.





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Rockford Scanner™: Garage on Fire on The West Side, Several Emergency Personnel On Scene




Sources are reporting a garage fire on the West side.

Around 10 am this morning, the RFD were on scene of a garage fire on Huffman blvd.

The fire was mostly extinguished before the fire department arrived on scene.

There are several units from the RFD including a fire investigator on scene.

No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 





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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling A Fire At A House On The West Side




Rockford Fire Department is on scene 700 North Rockton Avenue for a structure fire.

First in company reports fire on the back deck.

The fire was mostly contained to the porch but some spread to the kitchen area of the residence. No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 





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Rockford Scanner™: 5th Alarm Fire, Several Fire Departments Assisting




Sources are reporting a structure fire in Sharon.

A MABAS (Mutual Aid) was toned out just before 5 pm. A MABAS 40-1 to the 5th level was toned out. Many area fire departments have been dispatched to assist.

Te structure fire is near 2047 Salt Box road.

Unknown on injuries.

Still developing. Check back later for possible updates.





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Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Heavy Damage, Along Procession Route.




Sources are reporting an auto accident near S Main and 20

There is an auto accident near this location. Reports are saying several vehicles are involved.  Heavy damage to the vehicles. Possibly on fire. Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Note:  The procession is headed near this location shortly.

 





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Rockford Scanner™: Possible Fire At A Loves Park Business



 

Sources are reporting a possible fire at a  Loves Park business.

It happened around 3:10 pm in the 4400 block of N Bell School rd. at Dan Foss

Several units from the LPFD and NPFD are enroute.

Still developing

Update: Electrical fire. Situation under control.





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