Just before 3:30 am this morning the Rockford Fire Department were battling another structure fire.
This one happened in the 2300 block of Wyoming in Rockford.
Reports of a vacant house that was on fire. When the Rockford Fire Department arrived on scene they confirmed smoke and flames were showing and were laying lines to battle the fire. No reports of injuries.
UPDATE: Sources said a firefighter was also injured and was transported to a local hospital. The firefighter was treated and released.
Sources are reporting an apartment fire around 1 am near 1212 North Horace ave.
At least one victim has been injured. Victim has burned their hands.
This is a 2 apartment complex. The flames are coming from the living room of the upper apartment.
Several pets are inside the apartment.
A MABAS box 11 has been toned out, several area fire departments are en route.
UPDATE: Neighbors told us they heard very large fireworks in the area, just prior to the fire. It is unknown on the cause of the fire at this time. Several emergency personnel from several area jurisdictions were on scene battling the fire. The victims injuries are believed to be non life threatening, emergency personnel has yet to confirm this.
Sources are reporting a structure fire with people trapped in Rockford.
It happened around 11:45 PM tonight in the 2100 block of Princeton Avenue on Rockford Eastside. Reports of the structure is on fire and two people are trapped on the roof of the house. Several emergency personnel are en route to the scene. When the Rockford fire department arrived on scene, they confirmed heavy smoke and flames coming from the residence. They are trying to rescue people on the roof. This still developing