Vacant Home Severely Damaged In Fire

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 08/20 2014 12:10PM

Updated 08/20 2014 12:12PM

ROCKFORD - A home on the city's southeast side goes up in flames.

The fire broke out around 12:45am at 1718 Sandy Hollow Road.  Flames were shooting out of the house from the second floor.  The house became fully engulfed.

Firefighters were able to put it out, but the home suffered severe damage.  The fire caused an estimated $75,000 in damage.  No word yet on the cause.

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