Fireworks Believed to Be Cause of Loves Park House Fire

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

Fireworks are believed to be the cause of a Loves Park house fire.

Several fire departments responded to the fire at 7022 Yorkshire Lane around 9:30 p.m. Sunday.

The fire, which started in the garage, engulfed the whole house. No one was seriously injured in the blaze. One person was treated for burns and another received stitches.

The Loves Park Fire Department says several fireworks were found in the driveway including bottle rockets.

The fire is still under investigation. Several neighbors have begun to set up a collection for the family.


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