The Iowa City Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 5:04 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022, at 2128 S. Riverside Drive.

Crews brought the fire under control within 30 minutes of arrival. An occupant of the home was able to safely exit and no injuries were reported.

Damage to the home is estimated at $30,000 and the cause of the fire remains under investigation by the Iowa City Fire Marshall.

The Iowa City Fire Department was assisted at the scene by Iowa City Police, Johnson County Ambulance Service, the City of Iowa City Water Division, and the American Red Cross. Off-duty Iowa City Firefighters, as well as personnel from the Coralville, Solon and West Branch fire departments were called in to backfill Iowa City fire stations.

Date of publication

Friday, February 04, 2022