At 3:24am Portland Fire & Rescue and Gresham Fire and Emergency Services responded to a house fire at 16915 NE Clackamas St. When fire crews arrived they found smoke coming from a garage. Two hose lines were pulled and the fire was quickly extinguished. Fire crews simultaneously searched the house and found that no one was inside. Ventilation fans were set up to remove the smoke from the house.
The fire was brought under control at 3:41am. There were no injuries reported at this fire. A fire cause and damage estimates are unknown at this time. More information will be given as it becomes available.
Public Information Officer AJ Schaffer, Media Pager (503) 940-6003.