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Heavy rain to blame for roof collapse on 15th Avenue in Rockford

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Heavy rains across the area result in a roof collapse now, 11 people are displaced.

A three-family home at 3827 15th Avenue is now condemned according to City of Rockford housing officials.

According to them, the roof was incomplete and the landlord had no permit to fix it. During storms Sunday morning and continued rain Sunday afternoon the already feeble roof collapsed throughout the home.

Three families received vouchers for hotel rooms in Rockford.

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