Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Damage to a home in Holts Summit was considered minimal after a fire early Tuesday morning.
According to Holts Summit Fire Protection District reports, the fire occurred around 12:30 a.m. at a home across from the fire station on Hillcrest Drive.
When firefighters arrived, they found the deck and siding of the home were on fire. The fire was contained to the outside of the structure.
While the exact cause of the fire is undetermined, fire officials are not ruling out the possibility of discarded smoking materials as a possible cause.
No one was hurt in the fire.