Rockford Scanner™: Emergency Personnel On Scene Of A Rupture Gas Line On Fire in Rockford, Video In the Article



Rockford Fire Department and NICOR Gas are on scene of a ruptured gas line on fire on Rockford’s SW side.

It happened near 312 Blackhawk Avenue.

A ruptured natural gas line on fire.  

Unconfirmed reports are saying lightning was the possible cause of this rupture. 

The fire is contained to the gas line and a metal fence and the ground.  No injuries have been reported.

Avoid the area.