Careless smoking causes Rockford fire - – Rockford’s News Leader

Careless smoking causes Rockford fire


Rockford firefighters responded to a house fire just before 2:00 p.m. Tuesday in the 700 block of Seminary Street.

Crews were able to save most of the burning home, but the front porch was heavily damaged. Investigators believe careless smoking is to blame.

Damage to the home was between $8,000 and $10,000.

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