Cooking Mishap Sparks Fire

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

ROCKFORD (WIFR) – Eight people are homeless after a fire tore through their kitchen. It happened a little before 1:00 on Forest Avenue in Rockford.

Firefighters say it started after a cooking mishap but they were able to keep it contained to just one room.

Unfortunately, there’s still about $25,000 worth of smoke damage.


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