Around 2:15 am this morning, An officer witnessed a van crash into a street light near State and Lyford and then take off from the scene. The van fled and the officer went after the vehicle. The van broke down a short time later and the officer initiated a traffic stop on it.
Around 4:48 pm today the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched for an auto accident with injuries being reported. The location of the accident is near E State and Lyford. Unknown on the severity of the injuries. Avoid the area or expect delays
#2 Around the same time another call went out for the 5400 block of E State st, for an accident with injuries.