Firefighters get house fire under control in West Central

House fire burns in West Central
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SPOKANE, Wash. — The Spokane Fire Department extinguished a multi-family house fire in the West Central neighborhood on Tuesday.

At around 11 a.m., the SFD responded to a report of a possible house fire on W Broadway Avenue near N Cedar Street.

Once on scene, crews saw smoke coming from one side of a one-and-a-half-story multi-family home.

The fire was immediately upgraded and additional units made their way to the scene.

All occupants of the building evacuated, and crews ventilated the roof and protected exposures from the rear of the building.

Seven fire apparatus and 23 firefighters responded to fight the fire. No one was injured and the fire was contained within 10 minutes of arrival.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.