Rockford Scanner™: Several Fires in Rockford Overnight, Possible Serial Arsonist





Sources told us there were 3 different fires all that happened within a short period of time of each other on the East side overnight last night.

All 3 incidents are believed to be arson, and are under investigation.

Sources said they think the fires are possibly related.  And that there is possibly a serial arsonist once again on the loose in the Rockford area.

Officials have yet to confirm this.

  1. Vehicle on fire in the alley near Kishwaukee and 20th (Video on top)
  2. Trailer on fire on Bildahl (Photo below) http://rockfordscanner.com/2019/09/03/rockford-scanner-structure-fire-in-rockford-unknown-on-injuries/
  3. Vehicle on fire in the alley near 7th st
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Rockford Scanner™: Fireworks Accident During An Event At A Local School




 

Madison who is a senior at Hononegah sent us the following video from last night’s fireworks mishap at the Hononegah High School Purple & Gold Fest 2019 at the Hononegah High School.   

As you can see there was a fireworks mishap, unknown on injuries. Watch the video below. 

The firework show was from 9:45-10 pm according to their website








 

Rockford Scanner™: Hit & Run In Rockford/Loves Park




 

This is just one of many reasons why people should invest into getting a dash camera for their vehicles!

Around 11:30 am this morning a black vehicle was traveling eastbound on E Riverside when it ran the red light, just West of Mulford.

A SUV was headed northbound at the intersection and gotten the green light. They were turning westbound onto E Riverside.

The two vehicles collided.

The driver of the SUV then fled the scene westbound on E Riverside. The driver of the black vehicle pulled off into the parking lot.

It appeared no injuries.

Unknown why the driver of the black vehicle ran the red light.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Caught On Video: Weird Object Skies In The Sky In Machesney Park




Source Brandon Guerra sent us this video.

It happened last night near Target on West ln in Machesney Park.

He filmed an object in the sky, unknown what it was.

He said there was no noise  and when he drove towards it and it went dark and vanished.  When we asked him what he thought it may have been or if it was a drone. He responded and said he did not think it was a drone and had no idea what it was.

Watch the video until the end.

Did you see this object also?
Do you know what it was?

If so, contact us at RockfordScanner@Gmail.com

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Burglars Were Caught On Camera in Rockford, Recognize Them?




 

Source sent us the following video that captured a couple of suspects burglarizing some vehicles near the area of Westin subdivision.

That is near Bell school and Guilford area. 

It happened last night.

If you recognize these suspects, call the police. 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Amazing Capture On Video: Dust Devil At A Local School




RS Source Sheila Hoffman sent us this amazing video of a dust devil on Aug. 3rd 2019 around 12:15 pm at the Welsh School on Huffman blvd.

Dust devil, also called sand devil, small, brief whirlwind occurring most frequently in the early afternoon when a land surface is heating rapidly. Dust devils are occasionally made visible by the lofting of dust, leaves, or other loose matter from the surface.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Large Fight in Rockford, Caught On Camera




Sources were reporting a large fight last night in Rockford. 

It happened last night at the Way-Lo station on W State st in Rockford.

The video shows many people fighting and vehicles ramming each other.

Unknown on injuries. Unknown on arrests.

RPD has yet to release any information on the incident.

Viewer discretion is advised.








 

Rockford Scanner™: Fire near a Rockford business




 

Sources are reporting a fire at a Rockford business.

It happened earlier today at Golden Corral in Rockford.

The bushes outside near the parking lot caught on fire.  It is not yet known what the cause of the fire is.  No reports of injuries.  No other information at this time.  Rockford fire department is investigating.

 








 

Rockford Scanner™: Caught on video: More ATVs driving recklessly on the streets in Rockford




 

Video by Rockford scanner source

Sources have sent us another video of ATVs driving recklessly in the Rockford area.

This happened in the area of Kishwaukee and 15th, Earlier today.

Rockford Police Department said this is not a local issue, but a national issue.

If you have any videos of ATVs driving recklessly in the Rockford area.  Please send them to us.  We can keep you anonymous.

This has been a ongoing issue in the Rockford area for quite some time now.

Several accidents have been caused from ATVs driving recklessly, According to the Rockford Police Department.

Only one confirmed accident involving an off-road vehicle, Information on that at http://rockfordscanner.com/2019/03/17/rockford-scanner-accident-involving-an-off-road-vehicle-in-rockford/

Rockford police explained that it is illegal to ride an off-road vehicle on the roadway http://rockfordscanner.com/2019/04/30/rockford-scanner-rpd-explains-it-is-illegal-to-ride-atvs-dirt-bikes-on-city-streets/