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Crews knock down Missoula house fire

Missoula Rural Fire District MRFD engine
Posted at 9:51 PM, Jun 23, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-24 10:10:24-04

MISSOULA - Crews battled a house Thursday evening house fire on Amity Lane.

Residents initially heard a “popping” sound in the kitchen and were able to see some flames inside a can light and dialed 911 shortly before 6:30 p.m.

The Missoula Rural Fire District (MFRD) responded for a call of a possible electrical fire in the roof of the home.

They arrived to heavy smoke showing from the roof of the residence.

Fire crews were able to extinguish the fire in the attic space and the flames were confined to the attic area.

MRFD reports while the fire did not reach the living area of the home, there was some interior some smoke and water.

No injuries were reported.