Scottsdale family displaced in home fire - East Valley Tribune: News

Scottsdale family displaced in home fire

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2008 11:07 am | Updated: 11:07 pm, Fri Oct 7, 2011.

Fire investigators are looking into the cause of a blaze that heavily damaged a south Scottsdale home late Monday and forced a family to spend the night with their neighbors across the street.

Scottsdale firefighters battled the blaze about 11 p.m. in the 6800 block of East Latham Street for about a half-hour before bringing it under control. The fire started in the attic area of the single-family home near 68th and Roosevelt streets, according to Tiffani Nichols, spokeswoman for the Scottsdale Fire Department.

At least two people were inside the home when the fire started. Both managed to get out safely and neither was injured, Nichols said.

The home was not totally destroyed, but the roof and attic areas of the home were heavily damaged, Nichols said.

A dollar amount on a damage estimate was not available and a preliminary report on the cause of the fire is pending.

  • Discuss

Video: Chef Off at Zappone's Italian Bistro in Gilbert

Chefs John Wong and Sal Zappone compete in Chef Off, a monthly competition between independent...

Facebook

EastValleyTribune.com on Facebook

Twitter

EastValleyTribune.com on Twitter

Google+

EastValleyTribune.com on Google+

RSS

Subscribe to EastValleyTribune.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px
Your Az Jobs