Rockford home uninhabitable from afteroon fire

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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.