Discarded cigarette starts fire at Spokane home, no one injured

Firefighter hurt battling wildfire

SPOKANE, Wash. — No one was injured in a small fire that caused damage to a home in southwest Spokane Tuesday morning.

Firefighters responded to the fire on W. Armstrong Dr. and S. Grove Road just before 8 a.m. to find some damage done to the front of the house.

Firefighters said the fire was sparked by a lit cigarette. A young man who lived at the home said he thought he put it out.