There was a house fire about 1:20 this morning (thurs) at 218 Avenue I South.
Smoke and flames were coming from a basement window as crews arrived. They found flames and heavy smoke in the basement suite kitchen. All of the occupants of the house had already evacuated. No one was hurt. The fire was under control in about 14 minutes. Damage is estimated at $35 thousand. The cause was determined to be accidental.