October 06, 2015 06:40
Portland Fire & Rescue responded to a house fire at 133 NE 97TH Avenue at 1:48 am this morning. When fire crews arrived, they found flames coming from the back of the house. Firefighters pulled hose lines to the back and began putting the fire out, while others went inside to make sure everyone had gotten out. The house had been boarded up and firefighters didn't find anyone inside. The fire was under control by 2:12 am, but crews remained for another hour opening up the eaves and walls of the home to put the last of the fire out.
No one was injured during this fire.
The fire cause is under investigation and damage estimates are pending.