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.