Springfield fire crews are on the scene of a three house fire at the 1100 block of 4th Street working to put out the blaze.
One house has collapsed because of the fire and houses on each side have also been caught up in the flames.
Springfield Fire Chief Ken Fustin says that the call came in at 3:30 this morning.
He also says that one house seemed to be unoccupied while another houses’ occupants were able to escape unharmed.
There no indication yet as to if there are injuries or fatalities in the house that collapsed due to the fire.