One person is displaced after their northwest Las Vegas home caught fire early Tuesday morning. No one was injured during the incident. Fire investigators have ruled the fire accidental.
A fire engine was dispatched at 5:22 a.m. to the area northeast of Ann Road and U.S. 95 for smoke in the area. When the crew arrived in the area, they found the smoke coming from a one-story house at 5825 Mansion Street. A first alarm dispatch was requested for a fire in the attic of the home.
Firefighters arrived on scene and had the fire in the attic put out in a few minutes.
There was extensive damage to the attic. Damage was estimated at $80,000.
Fire investigators believe the fire was electrical in origin in the attic area.