The Rockford Fire Department responded to the 1400 block of 7th Avenue around 3 a.m. Thursday for reports of a residential structure fire.
Crews were able to get the fire under control. Officials say the home was vacant and abandoned. A demolition crew was brought in to demolish the structure.
No one was hurt. Officials estimate about $60,000 was done in damage.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.