ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A Rockford home is uninhabitable from an afternoon fire.
Rockford Fire crews were called to a structure fire in the 300 block of Buckbee Street around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. Flames engulfed the second floor before crews put out the blaze.
Fire officials say a family of five escaped the home without any injuries. Red Cross will help the family with living arrangements.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.