Structure Fire In Spokane Valley - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Structure Fire In Spokane Valley

Spokane Valley Fire Department Press Release:

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Units from the Spokane Valley Fire Department responded to a fire reported in a garage just before 5 PM Sunday. Homeowners noticed smoke coming from the garage that is attached to their home and called 911.

First in engine company was able to control the fire located in the loft area of the structure and keep it from spreading to the home and adjacent shop. The male homeowner suffered mild smoke inhalation from fighting the fire. He was treated at the scene by fire department paramedics and released. There were no other injuries to other family members or firefighters.

At this time the cause of the fire in under investigation.

We would like to remind residents as the weather turns cold, to be sure to check their heaters ensuring they have plenty of clearance to surrounding combustibles.

Previous Coverage:

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Spokane Valley firefighters responded to a garage fire near the intersection Alki and Dick Rd. Sunday night.

Crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire and say it started in a crafts room in the garage. The cause is still under investigation. There were no injuries to firefighters, however the homeowner may have suffered some minor smoke inhalation and may need to go to the hospital.

Volunteers from the Red Cross have been called to assist two adults and two children and will provide food, clothing and temporary shelter as necessary.

 

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