Spokane family displaced after house fire - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Spokane family displaced after house fire

SPOKANE - A family of four is without a home Sunday morning after their house caught fire.  It happened at Forest Boulevard and Winston Drive just before five in the morning.

According to Spokane city fire officials, it took 22 Firefighters just 20 minutes to locate and extinguish the fire.

There is extensive damage to the rear of the home and moderate smoke damage throughout the structure.

Firefighters were able to limit the damage to the home's contents by protecting the property with tarps.

Overall damage is estimated at $50,000.

There were no injuries.

According to American Red Cross officials on the scene, the family will stay with relatives in the Post Falls, Idaho area.

The cause is under investigation.

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