Rockford Scanner ™: Firefighters On Scene Of Structure Fire




Update from the RFD: 

Approx. 5:43 pm the Rockford Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire at 3714 Trilling ave.

RFD responded with 3 engines, 2 ladders, 2 chiefs, 1 ambulance and 23 firefighters.

RFD responded quickly to the scene and upon their arrival they noticed fire coming from the back of the building.

RFD was able to control the fire within 15 minutes.

The residence was currently vacant and no injuries were being reported.

Damages are estimated to be approx. $40,000.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.


Sources are reporting a structure fire in the 3700 block of Trilling Avenue in Rockford. It happened at around 5:40 this evening and firefighters are still on scene.

This is believed to be a house and not a apartment building on Trilling Avenue.

We haven’t received any reports of injuries as of the time of this article. We will update if we receive further information.


Source: RFD

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