Just before 4 am this morning several units from the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched to the area of the 1900 block of Rain Cloud Drive in Rockford. Scanner traffic is saying there is a fire at a residence. Several units were en route to the scene. When they arrived on scene, they confirmed smoke was showing and were laying a booster line. The cause of the fire is believed to have been started by an electrical blanket.
UPDATE: A 2nd ambulance has been dispatched to the scene.