Rockford house fire displaces family of six

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A family of six is displaced after their home catches fire Sunday evening on the Northwest side of Rockford.

Fire crews responded to the call around 5 Sunday evening for a house fire in the 4400 block of Doris Avenue near Auburn Street and Springfield Avenue. Officials say the fire started in the basement of the home.

Fire crews say the family was not home at the time of the fire, so there are no injuries.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.