January 8, 2022
ROCKFORD, IL – Fire sprinklers extinguished a fire in a second floor unit of a high-rise apartment building. According to the Rockford Fire Department, the crew arrived within four minutes of the call. They found a water flow alert on the second floor and confirmed that the sprinkler extinguished the fire. The fire was contained to a single unit. One resident was sent to the hospital. The cause of the fire was undetermined.