Valleyway Home Fire Distinguished Quickly - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Valleyway Home Fire Distinguished Quickly

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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Firefighters responded to an early morning house fire on East Valleyway off of Evergreen after they received a call from neighbors who saw smoke and flames coming up from the back of the house.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they helped 2 older adults, 2 younger adults, and their pets safely get out of the home. Smoke could be seen and smelled from a few blocks away from the house.

Bill Clifford, of the Spokane Valley Fire Department, told KHQ that as of now, investigators believe the cause of the fire was electrical in nature. And although the fire was put out quickly, some firefighters and investigators are still working in the house.

The Red Cross stepped in shortly after the fire to help the displaced family get to a hotel so they could be out of the cold.

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