Wind-Driven Structure Fire in Medical Lake Spreading to Hay Field - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

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MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. - Authorities are saying that wind knocked a power line onto the roof of a house, sparking a fire. The home was destroyed. The owner was inside and escaped without injury. The owner was able to rescue two dogs and went back in for two cats, but the smoke was too heavy to overcome. The cats are missing at this time.

The fire destroyed the house and then jumped Wood Road into a Hay Field. The fire has been contained.

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MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. - Fire District 3 in Medical Lake is on the scene of a structure fire at 16102 S. Wood, in the Malloy Prairie area. KHQ has learned that the fire has spread to a nearby hay field and fire crews are requesting more assistance in fighting the blaze. KHQ has a crew on the way and will bring you the latest as soon as it becomes available.

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