Around 4:17 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched for a possible structure fire on Rockford East Side.
It happened in the area of s 5th st and 20th ave.
Reports of the house and garage is reported to be on fire.
Unconfirmed reports are saying this is an abandoned house.
Update: Heavy smoke and fire from the A and B side of the structure. They are going into defensive mode. There is a live electrical wire on the B side of the house near the alley. Comed is en route. They have requested a fire investigator to the scene.