TOPEKA (KSNT) – The Topeka Fire Department estimated more than $11,000 worth of damage was done to a home on 10th Avenue Monday evening.
Firefighters responded to a fire at 1918 SE 10th Ave., Monday evening just after 7 p.m. Authorities said the adjacent property caught fire as a result and did $5,000 worth of damage.
When firefighters arrived, they reported smoke and flames were coming from the single-story house.
While the cause of the fire was undetermined, TFD was able to quickly extinguish both fires.
There were no working smoke detectors found at the first house.