Rockford Scanner™: Two separate accident scenes in Boone County, Vehicle crashes into a house At one of the scenes

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Just after 7 PM several emergency personnel were responding to two different accident scenes in Boone County

 

The first accident scene was in the 2900 block of Route 173. There are two vehicles that are involved in an accident near this location and one of the vehicles has hit a nearby residence. Unknown on the injuries at this time.

The second accident scene was near the Walmart in Boone County. Three vehicles are involved in this accident scene. Unknown nine injuries at this time.

Both the accident scenes are under investigation

 

 

 







Rockford Scanner™: POSITIVE NEWS: Good Samaritans Hand Out Food to The Homeless

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Positive News:

Every Tuesday night from 4-7 pm a couple of good Samaritans hand out burgers to the local homeless.

Louie Lee,  Darius Barker,  Tyshema Mcintosh  buy 300 burgers every Tuesday with their own money and hand the burgers out to the local homeless.

They hand out the burgers to people at the McDonalds on E State and Jefferson and also the Rockford Rescue Mission.

Louie said a family member was homeless and understands and all three of them buy the burgers and hand them out, because they want  to give back to the community as a whole. All three of them chip in $100 each every week to do this great deed.

Editors Note: I personally want to send a shout out to these 3, for doing an amazing good deed. Keep up the amazing work! ~ Rickie

Watch the unedited videos they have done while handing out the burgers

 

 







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™: Several Police Officers Working A Scene On The West Side



UPDATE: RPD is saying this is a suspicious auto call


RPD said it was “Other Disorderly Conduct”

Note: RPD has previously labeled shooting victim calls this.


Sources are reporting a large police scene, several officers working another scene in Rockford. 

This happened in the area of Green and Webster, on the West side. 

Approx. 9 police squad cars and the police transport van are on scene.

At the time of writing this, RPD has yet to release any information.
Please avoid the area.

 








Rockford Scanner™: HAZMAT Situation On I-90



 

 

 

Sources reporting earlier today there was a HAZMAT situation on I-90. 

It happened in the Eastbound lanes on I-90 near MM 187 

Large gas spill is being reported and the HAZMAT team has been dispatched. 

Traffic has been blocked up for several miles. Avoid the area

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: multiple vehicles involved in an accident, one of the vehicles is on fire. Police have the roadway blocked off



 

 

 Just before 5 AM several sources were reporting a serious accident in Boone County. It happened in the area of business 20 and Irene.

Reports of multiple vehicles are involved in the accident. At least one of the vehicles has caught on fire.

Injuries were being reported, it is not yet known on the severity of the injuries.

Emergency personnel do have the roadway blocked off. You want to avoid this area for the next several hours.

We will post updates as they become available

 

 








Rockford Scanner™: Police Stop Vehicle, Alleged Suspect Flees On Foot




 

 

 

Details are minimal. 

Around 1 am this morning several police officers had a vehicle stopped in an alleyway near 8th st and 12th ave. Sources are reporting the WCSO initiated a traffic stop near this location. At least one alleged suspect (unknown description) fled on foot Eastbound from the vehicle. 

A police K-9 was called in to search the vehicle and track the suspect.  
The dog went East from the vehicle.

It is unclear if they were able to catch the suspect, because the police K-9 did not track long.

There was a RPD paddy wagon nearby. 

No other information is available. 



Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling Another Vacant House Fire On The East Side




 

 

 

 Around 5:30 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were battling another vacant structure fire. 

This happened near 3014 10th st on Rockford’s East side. 

A passerby noticed smoke coming from the residence and called emergency personnel. 

RFD arrived on scene and confirmed smoke was showing. They laid a booster line and entered the building. 

A short time later they did an emergency tone and told all the firefighters to evacuate the building. 

Still developing. 

 

 

 



Rockford Scanner™: Police Standoff Leads To A Foot Chase, Police Tackle Suspect And Arrest Them





 

 

Around 11 pm tonight officers had a house surrounded on Latham in Rockford. 

Sources report that a person was allegedly wanted by police. 

Police were trying to negotiate with a subject inside the residence. 

A subject took off on foot from the police, several officers were in hot pursuit of the alleged suspect and they were able to easily tackle and subdue to the alleged wanted suspect.  

It is not yet known what the suspect was wanted for. But there is one person that police did take into custody. 

RS fan Matt was able to catch it on video at CLICK HERE

 

 

 





Rockford Scanner™: High Speed Police Chase Ends In An Accident in Rockford





Several sources are reporting there was a high speed chase in Rockford.

Details are minimal due to the encryption.

Sources are reporting a vehicle fled from police,  police chased the vehicle and then vehicle the crashed near Buckbee st

It happened around 10:30 pm.   A short time later medical was dispatched to that same area, but did not say why over the air. 

We will post updates as they become available


Video by Jessica Macias




Rockford Scanner™: Sources Reporting A Scene By A Local Grade School





 

 

Several sources have told us there is a scene in Machesney Park.

It happened near Marquette School.

Numerous police officers and a police K-9 unit are on scene.

Sources say that it appears they are searching for a suspect in the area.

Unknown on suspect information, due to the encryption.

We will update this, when information becomes available

 

 





Rockford Scanner™: Vehicle Crashes Into A Guardrail Near Loves Park





 

Emergency personnel are on scene of an auto accident near Loves Park. 

A vehicle has crashed into a guard rail near Forest Hills, just south of Landstrom. 

The vehicle crashed into the guardrail as it turns into the cloverleaf. 

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

Heavy front end damage to the vehicle is being reported. Also heavy damage to guardrail.