Residents Displaced in East Rockford House Fire

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Rockford firefighters battle a blaze on the city’s east side.

It happened a little before 9pm in the 300 block of S. Rockford Avenue.  From the outside, the house didn’t appear to suffer much damage.  But, on the inside, it’s a different story.

The fire started in the kitchen, however, the cause is unclear.

No one was hurt.  But, the residents won’t be able to stay there tonight.  Firefighters also say they saved a puppy from the basement.

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