Fire levels a Rockton home, kills two animals - – Rockford’s News Leader

Fire levels a Rockton home, kills two animals


A family in Rockton will be looking for shelter after fire burns through their home Sunday afternoon.  It happened at 1500 Latham Rd.  The home is a complete loss, a dog was rescued from the blaze but two cats didn't make it out.

No people were injured during the fire.

Family members believe the fire started in an electrical fixture connected to the swimming pool, in the garage.

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