Overnight fire destroys Rockford home

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) ----- A five-alarm fire destroys a home on Rockford's East Side.

Courtesy: Rockford Fire Department

Just after 3 a.m. Sunday morning, fire crews responded to a call of heavy smoke coming from the second floor of a house at 2115 Parmele Street.

Teams were able to get the flames under control in a little more than two hours.

No one was hurt, but damage is estimated at $71,000. The cause is under investigation.