Kirkland home catches fire overnight

KIRKLAND, Ill. (WIFR) -- A home in Kirkland caught fire just after 2 this morning in the 35 thousand block of Irene Road. One man was inside the house but got out without injuries. A nearby car caught fire and spread to the house which is now a total loss.

Crews from Cherry Valley and Genoa were called in to help the Kirkland Fire Department control the blaze.