House Fire in Duluth

Posted at: 07/04/2013 3:09 PM
Updated at: 07/04/2013 10:38 PM

Just after 1:00pm on Thursday, the Duluth Fire Department responded to a fire in the basement of a single family dwelling in the Norton Park neighborhood.

The address is on 85th Avenue West.

Upon arrival, crews found a working fire in the home's basement. The people in the house were able to get out safely.

Crews made entry and quickly extinguished the fire before it could progress through the rest of the house.

There were no injuries reported, and initial damage estimates are set at $20,000 for structure and contents.

The Duluth Fire Marshal is investigating the origin and cause of the fire.