House Fire

Firefighters were called to the seventeen hundred block of West Street Monday afternoon to the scene of a kitchen fire that did damage to the twin home but caused no injuries.

Deputy Fire Chief Larry Nickles says the homeowners two pets were able to escape from the residence when she returned.

Nickles says the cause of the fire is believed to be a dishwasher that was left running while the occupant was gone.

Nickles says firefighters were on scene for a little over an hour.