Rockford FD releases the following information on last nights house fire.
Just before midnight the Rockford Fd responded to a house fire in the 2500 block of 18th ave.
RFD arrived quickly on scene with a total of 24 firefighters, 2 ladder trucks, 3 engines, and 2 district chiefs.
When the responding units arrived they found smoke and fire on the first floor of the residence.
RFD had the fire under control in under 20 minutes.
1 Person was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation.
A total of 3 occupants that were displaced. The Red Cross is assisting.
Estimated damages are around $20,000.00
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