Earlier this morning there was an accident that involved an Amazon Prime semi truck and a black vehicle near Baxter and 11th st (251)
Unconfirmed reports are saying the semi ran the stop sign and the collision happened. MD-1 was called to the scene. We have been told conflicting reports on the severity of the injuries, so it is not yet known on the severity of the injuries. The cause of the accident is under investigation.
UPDATE: This is a very bad accident scene. Crime scene has been dispatched. Extrication is being requested to cut a victim out of the vehicle. MD-1 on scene. Medical helicopter is on standby. The accident is on the NE side of the intersection. Reported to be an Amazon Prime semi and a Chevy Cruz that are involved. Avoid the area for several hours. The traffic is being diverted.
Sources are reporting a bad accident near New Milford.
It happened near 11th st and Baxter rd.
A semi and a car have collided.
Injuries were being reported.
A person is unresponsive, and possible life threatening injuries.
MD-1 is en route, and the medical helicopter is on standby
UPDATE: Police have charged him with 2 more counts of arson in Rockford.
Garages in the 1700 block of S. 5th St. in Rockford on Feb. 28 and March 20. , he was arrested for allegedly setting these fires also.
Officials said he has been charged in these fire incidents and said more charges may be pending.
January 17th in the 1000 block of Iroquois ave
Two trailer fires on Jan. 27th and Feb. 3rd in the 1500 block of Linda ave.
Jan. 3rd a dumpster in the 4000 block of Prairie ave
Police said they are investigating and think he is involved in several more, and said more charges might be pending. But couldn’t say more because it is an open investigation. Officials said he was a firefighter at Blackhawk Fire Dept. but released him after he was arrested.
Sources are reporting a local firefighter has been charged with multiple counts of arson.
Police have arrested 21-year-old Brandon Cox on multiple counts of arson.
He is booked in the Winnebago County Jail on $25,000 bail and his next court date is 3/25/2019 at 1:30 pm.
There have been several fires in the Blackhawk Fire Department District, … We been told his charges stems from some of these fires. The same district he was reported to be a firefighter in. It is not yet clear if he is still a firefighter now or not. Officials have yet to release any information on this.
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.