Details are minimal right now, but there are reports of a fatal accident near Pecatonica. We can not yet confirm it is a fatal. But reports are saying it is. It happened near Pecatonica. Near the intersection of … Continue reading →
Just before 10 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched for a house fire call in Pecatonica. It happened in the 200 block of E 6th St. The residents have evacuated. Officer on scene confirms smoke is … Continue reading →
2nd victim passes away This morning we heard on the Illinois State Police frequency of a fatal accident. At the time, we did not know the location. Several Rockford Scanner fans contacted us and … Continue reading →
Around 9:45 am this morning multiple emergency personnel were responding to the area of Telegraph and Winnebago. Scanner traffic is saying there is a serious accident near this intersection. Multiple injuries were being reported. Extrication was … Continue reading →
UPDATE: After this sighting, another Rockford Scanner fan Shondale Moss encountered another wolf in the area. This one happened on the rural west side area around 11:30 pm last night. We did some research and talked to … Continue reading →
The Flood Advisory continues for the Pecatonica River near Shirland * until Wednesday evening. * At 800 PM Thursday the stage was 10.4 feet. * Action stage is 11.0 feet. * Flood stage is 12.0 feet. … Continue reading →
Just before 8:30 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the 8123 block of Montague. Scanner traffic is saying there is a bad accident near this location. The driver is reported to be unconscious. They … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner Fan: Headed east bound on route 20 between Pec and Bago corners the blacktop is coming apart. One spot nearly threw my truck off the road and my coworker said something happened to him. … Continue reading →
Around 11:37 pm tonight several emergency personnel were responding to a house fire call. It happened in the 7700 block of Pecatonica rd. The caller is saying the basement is on fire and it is … Continue reading →
Scanner Audio Of the Call DR Kevin Gander Fatal Accident Caught On VideoVideo Credit: RS FAN Watch it on Rockford Scanner Youtube channel https://youtu.be/g0qntF4QKXw Update: The victim is 51-year-old Kevin Gander from Winnebago. From our friends at Mystateline.com: Gander … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner Fan Amy Hungness: “My daughter who is 16 was in an extremely scary roll over/ head over heels flipping single vehicle accident last night on bypass 20 heading eastbound between Pecatonica Winnebago. She swerved to avoid … Continue reading →
Around 5:37 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the 12300 block of Meadow Drive. Scanner traffic is saying there is a residential fire. The caller said she was laying on a blanket in the living … Continue reading →
Around 11:15 pm tonight several officers were dispatched to an address on Locust street in Seward. Scanner traffic is saying there is an off duty officer that heard 2 shotgun shots coming from his neighbors house. He is … Continue reading →
Around 8:30 am this morning emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Meridian and Kelly. Initial scanner traffic said there is an auto accident near this location. Two kids are laying on the ground and injured. At least … Continue reading →
Around 9:01 pm tonight several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of W State and S Jackson. Scanner traffic is saying there is an auto accident near this location. Injuries were being reported. A vehicle … Continue reading →
Around 5:38 am this morning several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Freeport and Pecatonica rd. Scanner traffic is saying a pickup truck has crashed into the nearby ravine. Unknown on injuries at the time … Continue reading →
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