Fire Extensively Damages Home In Estherville

Thu 8-16-2018

(Estherville)-- Fire heavily damaged a home in Estherville Wednesday.

Firefighters were called around 4:00 pm to 303 North 7th Street.

The fire at first was located in a porch, but quickly spread to the second floor.

No injuries were reported.

The Wallingford Fire Department assisted on the scene.

Firefighters were on the scene several hours.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

Officials say the home was undergoing extensive remodeling.

Firefighters were called back to the scene around 7:45 this (Thurs.) morning after getting a report of a possible flare-up. Smoke was seen coming from the roof of the home.