Vacant Home A Total Loss After Fire

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 06/26 2014 11:27AM

Updated 06/26 2014 11:34AM

ROCKFORD - A fire destroys a vacant home.

It happened around 5:30am at 818 Locust Street.  Two dozen firefighters responded.

With heavy smoke spewing from the attic, an interior attack was initiated.  The fire was put out in less than ten minutes.  Firefighters searched the home to make sure no one was inside.

The home is a total loss.  No word yet on what caused the blaze.

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