Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling House Fire in Rockford



Sources reporting a house fire on the East side

It happened in the 1200 block of 9th ave around 4:45 am

Flames are showing, they believe the residence is occupied and people are inside.

When the RFD arrived, flames were showing. They located a dog on the first floor and are currently searching for people inside the burning house.

Still developing

UPDATE: People were inside he house, but are injured thanks to a citizen that was walking by and noticed the fire coming from the upstairs window and knocked on their door to notify the family. Estimated damage is approx. $10,000.00.  The RFD were able to quickly get the fire under control.