Las Vegas firefighters responded to a reported house fire a 5305 Harmony Ave. (US95/Decatur) at 11:20 Friday morning. On arrival smoke was showing from the second floor of a two-story wood frame/stucco house. Firefighters were told on arrival that all the occupants were evacuated.
Firefighters found the fire in an upstairs bedroom. They had the fire out in a couple of minutes and were able to confine it to the one room. The bed, a TV and a few other items were damaged by the fire. The room also had heat and smoke damage. Damage was estimated at $5,000.
Fire investigators believe the fire was started by one of the children playing with a match or a lighter.
The American Red Cross is assisting the one adult and six children that live there. There were no reported injuries.
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