Around 3 AM emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Harrison and 20th.. Scanner traffic is saying there’s an automobile accident with injuries near this location. Unknown on the severity of the injuries at the time of dispatch. A vehicle involved fled the scene
Around 7:49 am this morning a broadcast came over the scanner in reference to a hit and run accident with shots fired. It happened in the area of Main and Brown around 7:05 am. The suspect vehicle is a dark colored Chevy Impala. The suspect vehicle has front end passenger side damage. No suspect information. 4-5 shots were fired after the accident. Last seen eastbound on Brown ave, then southbound on Cumberland.
Rockford Scanner Fan Nancy Leming Cohlmeyer: “Someone just crashed into the concrete on the gates at the Scandinavian cemetery at Prospect and Rural and took off”
This was approx. 1:15 pm today. No vehicle description was given.