HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Just before 2 a.m. Thursday, the Hutchinson Fire Department responded to 1905 E. 95th for a reported structure fire. The home was occupied at the time by one adult who was able to escape and notify the department after her smoke alarm alerted her of the fire.
First arriving units found a small fire in the front room of the residence. Fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire. There was minor damage to the interior of the house.
Two dogs and four cats were inside the residence — all were unharmed.
Fire crews remained on scene for an hour conducting overhaul and investigation. Investigators ruled the fire was caused by electrical issues.
There were no injuries reported.