Deering Fire Department received a call around 9:00 Friday evening that a home in the Deering Mobile Home estates was on fire. The home was unoccupied when the fire began and nobody was injured. Firefighters quickly gained control of the fire, keeping it from spreading to neighboring homes.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation. However, the homeowner told the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department that he had recently noticed the furnace making strange noises.
We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.