Officials say young girl sent to hospital after kids were playing with fire in Rockford garage

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Fire crews responded to a report of a detached garage fire near the 1400 block of Camp Avenue in Rockford Monday evening.

Officials say that kids were playing with a gas tank and fire in the garage. A young girl was sent to the hospital. Investigators did not comment on the extent of her injuries.

The call came in just before 6:00 p.m. on Monday. Investigators say the garage only sustained minor fire damage.

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