Fire Officials Investigating Two House Fires in West Rockford

By Phillip Reed | preed@wtvo.com

Published 07/11 2014 11:18AM

Updated 07/11 2014 09:32PM

ROCKFORD -- Rockford fire officials are investigating early morning fires at two abandoned homes on the city's west side.

One was located at a house at 1010 School Street, while the second was reported at 706 N. Horsman Streets a short time later.  The Horsman St. fire took several hours for firefighters to get under control.

Both houses are considered total losses.

No word yet on a cause for either blaze.

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