Posted: Mar 27, 2013 3:48 AM by Swetha Iyengar
TUCSON -A house fire in an east side neighborhood is under investigation.
Tuesday night, multiple 911 calls were made reporting flames from the back of a house. Tucson Fire was on the scene shortly after 8 p.m.
The firefighters entered the house through the carport door, encountering heavy smoke and flames in two of the bedrooms. A ladder crew cut a hole in the roof to let the smoke out and reduce the temperature.
There was one person home at the time of the fire and they were able to escape without injury.
Investigators are now looking into what caused the fire as well as damage estimates.
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