Rockford family displaced after house fire on Latham Street

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO)–A Rockford family is left homeless after their home caught on fire Friday morning at 2212 Latham St.

Fire crews responded to the scene at 2:35 a.m., and brought the blaze under control within twenty minutes. Nobody was injured.

Officials say the flames heavily wrecked the rear of the house and extended to the attic and second floor. Damages are estimated to be $50,000.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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