Rockford Scanner™: Police Chasing A Vehicle, Vehicle Rolls Over And Catches On Fire. Still Developing



 

 

Around 12:15 pm today, police were chasing a vehicle. During the chase the vehicle crashed.

It happened in the 500 block of N Avon

A vehicle has rolled over and is now on fire.

Unknown if the occupants were able to escape.

Several emergency personnel are en route.

Still developing.

NOTE: Another scene related to this incident, at School and Underwood

 

 








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™: Rockford Fire Department Battling A Structure Fire On The East Side



 

 

Just after 8:30 pm tonight, the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a structure fire.

When the RFD arrived on scene, they confirmed there was a fire in the basement area.

It happened in the 3100 block  of Laurelhurt Drive.

Unknown on injuries. 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™: Emergency Personnel Responding To A Fire On The West Side



 

 

Around 8:30 pm tonight, emergency personnel were responding to a fire call. 

It happened in the area of Wilshire and Day

Reports of a grass fire near this location. 

Asking for a tanker to the scene. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Loves Park, Several Units En Route

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Just before 5 pm today the LPFD and NPFD were toned out to battle a house fire in Loves Park. 

A room inside the house is fully engulfed and is extending to the rest of the house. 

It happened near 2015 Maple ave in Loves Park. 

Still developing

 









Rockford Scanner™: MABAS 2nd Alarm, Fully Engulfed Structure



 

 

 

Around midnight several fire departments were responding to a MABAS (Mutual Aid) to the 2nd alarm. 

There is reports of a fully engulfed trailer that is on fire. 

It happened in the 600 block of Arcadia Drive, off of S Main

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Several emergency personnel were responding to a possible high rise fire

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Just before 1:30 am this morning, several emergency personnel were responding to a possible high rise fire. 

505 N Main at N Main Manor. 

There is a possible high rise fire. 

Smoke is visible on the 12th floor. 

Several units are en route. 

Still developing

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department is in route to battle a house fire on the east side



Around 12:40 AM the Rockford fire department were responding to a possible house fire.

It happened in the 3100 block of 16th St. in Rockford.

Reports of the basement is on fire at the time of writing this.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

This is still developing

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Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Fully Engulfed Next To The Gas Pumps

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Around 6:40 pm tonight the Rockford Fire Department were en route to battle a fire at a local gas station. 

It happened near 3730 N Alpine at the Fasmart, by Walmart. 

A vehicle is fully engulfed next to the gaspumps. 

Still developing

 

 








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

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(AP) – Authorities say 15 people were taken to hospitals after an ammonia leak at a Birds Eye food plant in southeastern Wisconsin.

Multiple agencies responded early Sunday to the plant in the Village of Darien.

Authorities say 140 people were working overnight at the factory when alarms and sensors started going off. Ammonia is used at the facility for the freezing and cooling of food.

A hazardous materials team official says 15 people were taken to five area hospitals. New Jersey-based Pinnacle Foods, which owns Birds Eye, said Sunday night that most have been released, while three people remain under observation.

Seventy-five workers were checked at the scene and released. The Janesville Gazette reports authorities suspect a “mechanical malfunction” led to the leak.

Officials say there is no threat to the community.

 


Details are minimal right now.

Around 6 am several area fire departments were responding  to a 5th alarm MABAS.

There is a HAZMAT situation at a business on Highway X, near Darien Wisconsin.

An ammonia leak at the business.

Local fire departments are responding to assist.

It is near Birds Eye Foods
W8880 Co Rd X, Darien, WI 53114

This is still developing.








Rockford Scanner™: MABAS Toned Out For An Apartment Fire, Several FD En Route



 

 

 

Around 10:10 pm tonight several fire departments were en route to assist the Beloit  Fire Department. 

An apartment is on fire near 940 W Grand in Beloit. 

Sounds like everyone was able to evacuate. 

They have requested nearby fire departments to assist. 

Still developing 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: MABAS Toned Out For A Fully Engulfed House Fire

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LATEST UPDATE:  Just after 8 pm on July 27, 2018, a call came out for a house fire showing flames at 11102 Meadowlark Ln in Belvidere, IL.  A neighbor who was outside working on her car reported hearing a large explosion, which came from the tires of one of the vehicles exploding due to the heat of the fire.  She helped assist getting the family of four out of the house.  The fire appears to have started in the garage, spreading to the attic and eventually the rest of the house.  A neighboring house also sustained minor siding damage from the heat of the fire. The red cross is helping the family and no injuries are being reported at this time.  There is an unconfirmed report that one fireman might have been hurt, but we can’t confirm that at this time.  A few crews are still on the scene working hot spots at this time.  Fire crews from Capron, Belvidere, District 2, and South Beloit are a few of the departments that responded to the fire.

 

Original Story:

Shortly after 8 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding to a house fire in Boone County

It happened in the 11000 block of Whip-Poor-Will Lane. The house is reported to be fully engulfed. All occupants are out.  

This is a MABAS box 10, several area fire departments are en route to assist. 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling Another Vacant House Fire



 

 

 

Another vacant structure goes up in flames tonight. 

Rockford Fire Department is battling another vacant house fire. This one is in the 400 block of Brooke rd in Rockford. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting Explosion Near Roscoe, Reports Of Injuries



 

UPDATE: 5253 Mccurry rd is the location. American Aluminum.  At least one person has been injured. Male victim burned on the arm. Everyone has been evacuated. Rockton was sending an ambulance.

John Stewart “I work here, dude accidentally drilled into a electric wire in the ground I guess
2nd degree burns on arm”


Sources are reporting an explosion in the Roscoe area. 

Reports of at least one person burned. 

It happened near American Metal Extrusion. 

Several emergency personnel are on scene and reports of them evacuating citizens nearby. 

No other details at this time. 








Rockford Scanner™: Church on Fire in Rockford, Still Developing

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Around 10 am this morning several emergency personnel were responding to a church that was reported to be on fire. 

It happened at an abandoned church near Jefferson and Court. 

Several units are en route


Update: Smoke and fire are showing from several sides of the structure. Reported to be an abandoned church. They have upgraded this to a 2nd alarm. They are shutting down the nearby roadways.  The fire is on the 2nd floor with extension to the attic space. Still developing








Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle On Fire Near A Local Toll Plaza



 

 

Just before 5 pm today several units were en route to a vehicle on fire. 

On I-90 near the toll plaza near Roscoe in the Westbound lanes. 

There is reports of a vehicle that is on fire near this location. 

Still developing, several units en route. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Several Units En Route To A House Near South Beloit

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Around 6:30 pm tonight, several local fire departments were responding to a possible house fire in the South Beloit area.

It happened in the area of  14089 Winnward Way in South Beloit

Several units from several fire departments are en route to the scene








Rockford Scanner™: House Fire With 2 People Reported To Be Inside



 

Credit: RFD

UPDATE: RFD said the fire is under control and is under investigation.  Initial reports said 2 homeless people were sleeping inside. RFD did not mention this in their release. So we assume those people were able to make it out.  


Just before 4:30 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were battling a house fire.

It is reported to be a vacant house, but two people were reported to be sleeping inside the house. 

It happened in the 1100 block of 8th, on Rockford’s East side. 

Unknown on the status of the 2 reported people that were reported to be inside. 

We will post updates as they become available. 








Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Shooting Victims At A Scene in Rockford

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UPDATE:  Winnebago County Coroner said the victim is 21 year old Jordan Lilly of Rockford


One victim has passed away.  Another is in serious condition. Unknown on the 3rd victims condition. Police believe a fight at a party, led to the shooting. Still no suspect information at this time. Still developing


 

Around 3:20 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched for a multiple shooting victim call. 

There are reports of at least three people that were shot. 

One victim was shot at least 2 times in the chest. 

Two victims were located near Sablewood and Halsted. 

A third victim was on Sablewood. 

No suspect information. 

Still developing