Iowa City Firefighters responded to a house fire on Thursday, Aug.10, 2017. 

Fire crews were dispatched at 7:48 p.m. to 2025 Western Road, where they found smoke coming from the roof eves.  All occupants had evacuated prior to fire department arrival. Firefighters located a fire in the kitchen of the single family ranch home. The fire was extinguished within 16 minutes of arrival. 

The home sustained approximately $30,000 in damage. The cause remains under investigation.

The Iowa City Police Department, Johnson County Ambulance Service and MidAmerican Energy assisted on scene.

For more information, contact the on-duty Battalion Chief at 319-356-5255.

Date of publication

Friday, August 11, 2017