Rockford Scanner™: Possible structure fire at a Rockford duplex


Possible structure fire at a Rockford duplex. 

Around 10 pm tonight the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a possible fire near 3706 Harrison Ave. Reports of smoke coming from under the door at one of the residences at the duplex. RFD confirmed smoke was showing. Sounds like RFD was able to get the situation under control very quickly. Unknown what was on fire at the time of writing this.



Rockford Scanner™: Duplex On Fire in Rockford, Family Possibly Still inside

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Around 3 am this morning several units from the Rockford Fire Department were dispatched for a duplex that was possibly on fire at an address in the 1400 block of Blaisdell st in Rockford.

A young teen was saying there is a fire in the upper half of the duplex.

Her family is on the first floor.  People are still inside on the 2nd floor.

Fire and smoke are showing from the Bravo side of the structure.

At the time of writing this,  the family in the upstairs was reported to still be inside.

Still developing.

UPDATE: RFD said at 3:10 am, they believe the structure is clear of life. Unknown on injuries.

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Rockford Scanner™: Rockford Fire Department Battling A House Fire On The East Side



Just before 9:30 pm tonight the Rockford Fire Department were responding to a house fire.  

It happened in the area of 1714 S 5th st

Reports of a house on fire near this location. (Possibly a duplex)

Flames were reported coming from the roof of the building. 

Several units are en route.  Still developing