Possible Structure Fire on 11th st

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Rockford Scanner Exclusive:

Interview With Oscar Murillo, Oscar Tire Fire In Rockford


Just before 8 pm tonight the RFD were dispatched to the area of the 2500 block of 11th st. Scanner traffic is minimal right now, only saying there is a possible structure fire near this location. Several units are en route.

Credit: RFD

Credit: RFD

Update: Sounds like there is a lot of smoke and is a valid fire. They are asking for a 3rd ladder truck to the scene. Unconfirmed, but sounds like it is at or near the Oscars Tire. Still developing.

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UPDATE: RS fan on scene reporting an explosion and building collapse. They requested Comed to the scene and to expedite.

The Rockford Police Department advises you to AVOID 11th St, between Harrison Ave and 23rd Ave due to a large structure fire.  Traffic will be blocked for several hours.  Please find an alternative route for your travels.



Go Fund Me Page


Hello, I just started a gofundme to help support oscars tires, which was the casualty of the a fire on 11/17. The building and everything inside was a total loss. Also, leaving 7 people without a job. Oscar is my step dad, and I personally know everyone that has been effected by this. I’m reaching out to see if you’re able to share the gofundme campaign and help spread the word? Thank you in advance. Thanks, Adam Peterson




RS Fan Reporting A Scene in Rockford

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Rockford Scanner Fan Patrick K.

“There is a huge police presence on Soper Ave and Jefferson. There are officers walking up and down the street on Soper looking in yards with flashlights. They also have parts of the road blocked off with tape.”

RPD is ENCRYPTED so unknown what is going on



Automobile accident with injuries in Rockford

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This morning around 7:30 AM, several emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of Alpine and Highcrest.  There was an automobile accident near this location and injuries were being reported.  Severity of the injuries are not yet known.  The cause of the accident is under investigation.


Large Police Presence, Unknown Scene At Sinnissippi



Note: As you know the Rockford police are encrypted, so it is not known what happened.

Several Rockford Scanner fans said there are a lot of police squad cars working a scene down at Sinnissippi Park.

it is not known what happened, due to the Rockford police being encrypted.

If you know what happened, email us at RockfordScanner@Gmail.com



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