Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling House Fire in Rockford



 

 

Sources reporting a house fire on the East side

It happened in the 1200 block of 9th ave around 4:45 am

Flames are showing, they believe the residence is occupied and people are inside.

When the RFD arrived, flames were showing. They located a dog on the first floor and are currently searching for people inside the burning house.

Still developing

UPDATE: People were inside he house, but are injured thanks to a citizen that was walking by and noticed the fire coming from the upstairs window and knocked on their door to notify the family. Estimated damage is approx. $10,000.00.  The RFD were able to quickly get the fire under control.

 







Rockford Scanner™: Structure fire on Rockford Eastside, Several units from the Rockford fire department en route

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Just after 7 PM the record fire department were responded to a fire call on Rockford East side

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Battling A House Fire On The East Side



Video by Paul Schumacher


Rockford Fire Battling A House Fire On The East Side

Sources reporting a house fire near 8th Avenue and 16th Street on the  South East corner of the intersection.

Several units from the Rockford Fire Department are on scene.

Unknown on injuries or the extent of the fire.

Still developing

Video by Paul Schumacher

 







Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department en route to a vehicle on fire near the district 1 headquarters

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Around 2:40 AM the Rockford fire department were responding to a vehicle on fire on Rockford Eastside

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Rockford Scanner™: Possible water rescue in the Rock River, Still developing

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Around 5:15 PM several emergency personnel responded to a possible water rescue in Rockford.

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Responding To A House Fire



 

Just before 3:30 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a house fire on the East side. 

The house fire call is in the 4600 block of Bamburg ave

Reports of flames coming from the back part of the residence. 

The residents have evacuated the house. 

No other information at this time. 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Possible Structure Fire On The East Side



 

Just before 8 pm tonight, several units from the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a possible structure fire. 

Details are minimal right now. 

There is a reported structure on fire near Church Hill Park area, near 7th ave. 

Still developing, check back later for possible updates

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Man Arrested After Fleeing From Police And Crashes In Rockford



 

 

 

Around 1 am this morning, the Rockford Police, Winnebago County Sheriffs Office and the Illinois State police were involved in the search and capture of a suspect in Rockford. 

The suspect fled from a traffic stop.  The suspect then crashed/disabled the vehicle near Elm st on the West side. The suspect got out on foot and fled the scene.  

Police from all the jurisdictions setup a perimeter and a police K-9 was able to assist in capturing the alleged suspect. 

The alleged suspect was transported to a local hospital, for allegedly swallowing drugs. 

A to Z towing towed the vehicle from the scene. 

Note: Not yet known if this is related to any of the crime incidents that has happened in Rockford tonight. 

Video from the scene by Rickie Traeger

Rockford Scanner™: Night Of Carjackings In Rockford, Another Carjacking Reported

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department in route to a house fire with people possibly still inside



 

Details are still Coming in.

There is reports of a house fire on Rockford’s west side. Possibly people trapped inside the house.

It happened around 3:40 PM today near 222 Clara Ave.

Reports of a house fire and people trapped inside, several units from the Rockford fire department and a couple ambulances had been dispatched to the scene.

 

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Scene In Rockford, Possibly 3 Shooting Victims

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At approximately 1:05 pm on Sunday, September 09, 2018 officers from the Rockford Police Department responded to the 1300 block of Sherman Ave in reference to a shooting. Officers located two male victims that had been shot. Both victims were transported to a local hospital for medical attention. One of the victims had non-life-threatening injuries. The second victim is in serious condition.

This is an on-going investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact the Rockford Police Department at (815) 966-2900 or Rockford Area Crimestoppers at (815) 963-7867.


Sources are reporting another shooting scene in Rockford.

This one happened around 1 pm in the area of the 1300 block of Sherman ave in Rockford.

Reports of the victim (or someone nearby the victim) returned gunfire.

Witnesses said there was over 40 gunshots heard.

A white SUV fled the area, with their back window shot out.

There was a get together at a nearby residence, having a cookout. When a suspect approached the people and opened fired on the group at the cookout.


 








Rockford Scanner™: Computer Catches On Fire Inside A House, One Person Needing Medical



 

Sources are reporting a house fire on the West side.

It happened around 10:15 pm tonight in the 1800 block of Loomis in Rockford.

A computer in the attic area of the residence has caught on fire.

The house is filling up with smoke.  One person is reporting they are having a difficult time breathing and an ambulance has been dispatched.

Still developing.

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Dept. Battling A House Fire

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 Details are still coming in. The Rockford Fire Department is battling a house fire in the 4300 block of Red Coat rd. 

No injuries have been reported. 

The cause of the fire is under investigation

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford fire department in route to a vehicle on fire

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Just after 4 PM Rockford fire department were responding to a vehicle that was on fire.

It happened in the area of Central Avenue and Cunningham on Rockford’s Westside.

Several units from the Rockford fire department are in route. No reports of injuries at this time.

This is still developing, the cause of the fire is under investigation.

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department En Route to A House Firer, Someone Inside Battling Fire With Garden Hose



Around 3 pm today the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a house fire. It happened in the area of 800 block of Hoban ave in Rockford. 

The residents evacuated the house. there is still someone inside the house trying to fight the fire with a garden hose, until RFD arrives. 

RFD arrived and confirmed smoke was showing and were laying a booster line to battle the fire. A fire investigator is also en route. 

Still developing