Rockford Scanner™: Auto Accident With Injuries Near Roscoe


Sources are reporting an auto accident near Roscoe. 

It happened on I-90 in the westbound lanes of traffic near mile marker 5.

A vehicle has crashed near this location. Injuries were being reported.

Avoid the area, or expect delays



Rockford Scanner™: Very Serious Accident Near Roscoe, Medical Helicopter En Route

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Sources are reporting a serious accident near Roscoe. 

There are several vehicles involved a serious accident on I-90 near mile marker 5 3/4, near Roscoe.

A SUV is pinned under a semi.  Heavy extrication was being requested.

One person who is approx. 39 years old, is reported to be injured,
Possible life threatening injuries. (Unconfirmed)
A medical helicopter has been requested to the scene.

Traffic is backed up for miles.  Avoid the area.

UPDATE: They requested the medical helicopter to the scene, the medical helicopter was not able to fly, due to the weather. This sounds like a very serious accident scene, DO NOT attempt to get on I-90. This is a very bad scene and traffic is backed up for awhile.

Cheri Barefield   said “I saw the initial accident. It was minor…a car side swiped the semi in heavy rain. The problem is they BOTH stopped in the middle of the interstate! 2 lanes! And traffic was coming up on them fast! Very dangerous situation! I don’t know why they didn’t get off to the side of the road…it was minor damage. I bet someone came up on it and rammed right into them. So sad!”


Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries Near S.Beloit

Sources are reporting an auto accident near S Beloit.

It happened around 4 pm today on I-90 in the EB lanes, near mile marker 3.

Injuries were being reported.  Expect traffic delays.

Unrelated:  There was a vehicle on fire near this location earlier today.


Rockford Scanner™: Large Fire Near Roscoe

Sources are reporting a fire near Roscoe.

UPDATE:  A garage is reported to be fully engulfed. It happened in the  11000 block of Tranary Ct.  A MABAS was toned out and several area fire departments are en route to assist. The cause of the fire is under investigation. 

Sources are reporting some kind of large fire in the Roscoe area, near or East of the I-90 area.  A large black smoke cloud is billowing up into the air near this location. Unknown what is on fire, or where at this time.



Rockford Scanner™: Fully Engulfed Semi Trailer Near Roscoe


Sources are reporting a fully engulfed trailer on fire.

It happened around 4:30 am on I-90 near the mile marker 6 in the eastbound lanes.  A semi trailer is on fire near this location.  The cab was able to disconnect from the trailer. The trailer is fully engulfed.

Avoid the area or expect delays/



Rockford Scanner™: Multiple Vehicles Involved In AN Accident, Avoid The Area

Sources are reporting a multiple vehicle accident.

It happened around 7:40 pm on I-90 near MM 17 in the Eastbound lanes.

Multiple vehicles are reported to be involved in the accident.

Injuries were being reported.

You want to avoid this area for awhile.

No other information.


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Rockford Scanner™: Armed Robbery To A Local Business, High Speed Police Chase

UPDATE: Police lost the suspects near mile marker 57. The vehicle made it all the way into Chicago. It rolled over near 294. It rolled over and landed back onto its wheels and then kept fleeing.

Sources are reporting several officers are at the T-Mobile on Charles st. In the 2400 block of Charles st. They said it appears the business was robbed.

There is a high speed police chase on I-90 EB, the suspects in the chase are believed to be the robbery suspects. (They are wanted for a robbery)

They are described as 2 black males in a Ford, possibly an explorer.

At the time of writing this, police were still chasing the vehicle EB on I-90 at speeds around 90 MPH.

Still developing.


Rockford Scanner™: 2 Bad Accidents, Avoid These Areas

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UPDATE: This is now a fatal accident. Details below

Sources are reporting 2 bad accidents this afternoon.

The first one was on RT 2 near RT 72. Reports of a rollover accident. At least one person was airlifted from the scene. The road has been shut down. Unknown when it will re-open. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

The 2nd accident scene was near E State st near I-90. Multiple injuries were reported. We been told it might be a fatal, but officials have yet to confirm this. All we know right now is there an accident with multiple injuries near this location.

Please avoid both these areas for awhile or expect delays.

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Rockford Scanner™: Several Fire Departments Battling A Field Fire

Sources are reporting a large field fire.

It happened around 8 pm tonight.

It is in the area of I-90 near mile marker 33, near the Eastbound lanes.

Several fire departments are assisting


Rockford Scanner™: Hit & Run Accident Near Loves Park

Sources are reporting a hit and run accident.

It happened near E Riverside and I-90.

Suspect vehicle is a White truck with dealer plates. Driver side damage, fluid leaking and it is smoking heavily.

Last seen Eastbound on 173