ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — The Rockford Fire Department is working to contain a house fire in the 1600 block of Auburn Street as of 4:15 p.m. Monday.
Officials say the first crew arrived in three minutes. The flames were under control in under 15 minutes.
The family was displaced as a result of the fire and are being assisted by the Red Cross.
Authorities say no one was hurt and the house suffered mostly smoke damage. Crews estimated $17,500 in damages.