Second afternoon fire breaks out in Rockford, crews save cat

Courtesy: Rockford Fire Department
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Fire crews are responding to a second afternoon house fire in Rockford.

The Rockford Fire Department and other responders are working to put out a fire in the 600 block of N. Second St.

Officials tell 23 News no one was home during the fire. Crews also rescued a cat and performed a procedure to save its life.


Another fire broke out Thursday afternoon at 7709 Owen Center Road in Rockford.

More details will be released as more information becomes available.