Fire Damages Vacant Rockford Home
A fire this morning damaged a vacant house in the 800 block of Furman St. in Rockford.
The Rockford Fire Department was dispatched to the home just before 10:45 a.m. Upon arrival, firefighters found flames in the attic of the home.
The crew was able to contain the fire to attic where it was extinguished within 10 minutes. No injuries were reported.
Damage to the vacant is estimated at $15,000, The cause of the fire is still under investigation.