Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries Involving A Garbage Truck

Sources are reporting an auto accident with injuries that involves a garbage truck.

It happened around 9:30 am this morning near the area of Montague and Rock City.

The severity of the injuries are not yet known.

We were told the accident looks pretty bad, so you may want to avoid the area for awhile. 




Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Injuries On The East Side


Sources are reporting an accident with injuries in Rockford. It happened around 8 am near State and Mulford. Just west of the intersection in the eastbound lanes of traffic.

Injuries were being reported.
Non life threatening injuries were being reported. 

Avoid the area for awhile, or expect traffic delays. The cause of the accident is under investigation. 



Rockford Scanner™: Robbery Near S. Beloit/Rockton, Medical Needed


Sources are reporting numerous emergency personnel in the 1700 block of Shirland.  

Sources have told us there was a robbery near this location and at least one person needs medical attention. 

No other details at this time 

As you know the local police are encrypted, and have not released any information yet. 



Rockford Scanner™: Pedestrian Hit By A Vehicle in Rockford


Sources are reporting a scene on the East side. 

It happened around 8:15 pm tonight near E State and 2nd.

A male pedestrian was hit by a vehicle near this location.

Injuries were being reported. Unknown on the severity of the injuries.

Unknown if the vehicle stayed on scene or fled.

Still developing



Rockford Scanner™: Garbage Truck Stuck Under A Rockford Viaduct

Video by Admin Will
Sources are reporting a scene on the East side. 

Reports of a garbage truck that is owned by Advanced Disposal, is stuck under the viaduct at Broadway and 15th. 

It is unknown on injuries.

Unknown how the garbage truck become stuck.

Traffic is being diverted. 

RS Source


Rockford Scanner™: House Fire in Rockford, Dog Trapped Inside


Around 1:30 pm today several sources were reporting a house fire in the 600 block of Lincoln. 

There are flames and smoke showing.

A dog is trapped on the inside of the house on the A side.

Still developing. 

Update: Rockford Fire Department said the Structure Fire is at  606 Lincoln Avenue. Fire is now under control. 4 dogs were rescued.



Rockford Scanner™: Serious Accident in Rockford, Avoid The Area

UPDATE: Sources said  the vehicle allegedly hit another vehicle in the Mcdonalds parking lot, then fled the scene. While fleeing they crashed into a pole and the person was ejected from the vehicle. The person appeared to be a white female approx her mid 30’s was laying in the roadway approx. 15 feet from the vehicle not moving.  And another person inside the vehicle  (a male) was thrown into the backseat of the vehicle and was screaming for help.  Video by a source LayLow Fuentes. Viewer discretion is advised


Sources are reporting a very serious accident in Rockford. It happened around 5 am near S Main and 15th ave. 

Reports of a serious accident near this location.  Injuries were being reported. Possible life threatening injuries.

RPD has told the citizens to avoid the area for awhile.  They have the area blocked off while investigating.

This is still developing, check back later for possible updates. 



Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Home Invasion in Rockford


Sources are reporting a scene in the 1000 block of Kishwaukee. It happened around 2 am.  

Sources said this was a home invasion call.

RPD said in their call log as an Other Disorderly Conduct
(Which in the past the police have labeled violent crimes under this code in their call logs in the past. )

RPD has not released any information on this.

Video below by RS source



Rockford Scanner™: Shooting Incident On The East Side


Several sources are reporting shots were fired in the area of the Rolling Green neighborhood just after midnight.

No one was able to give a specific location. But we got reports from sources saying they heard the shots nearby on the following roads: Colorado, W Gate, Maryland, Oklahoma, Ohio Parkway, Sexton, Kentucky, Nebraska. 

RPD did not record this incident in their call log. 

7-9 shots were reported to have been fired.  

But again RPD has not released any information, or even recorded this in the call logs. 



Rockford Scanner™: Accident With Multiple Injuries, Possible Extrication


Sources are reporting a bad accident on the East side. 

It happened around 3 pm near the 2300 block of Charles st.

Multiple injuries were being reported.  Possible extrication was needed.

Avoid the area for awhile.