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Rockford Scanner™: Accident Leaves One Vehicle Off The Road, On Fire And In The Trees



What happened: Accident, Vehicle Fire, Vegetation Fire

Where at:  S Springfield Ave and Cunningham Rd

When:  approximately 1:40 am

Brief information on what may have happened: 

At approximately 1:40 this morning emergency personnel were called to the area of S Springfield Avenue and Cunningham Road for a vehicle on fire off the roadway and in the trees.

Upon arrival the vehicle was on fire and was catching the trees and vegetation on fire around it.

Initial reports are this was the result of a auto accident, it’s unclear right now if it’s a one vehicle accident or hit and run.

One person was inside the vehicle at the time.

There was no medical transport by ambulance, the extent of any injuries received is unknown.

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