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House catches fire near Jones and Charleston

Posted at 12:08 PM, Sep 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-27 22:21:37-04

Las Vegas Fire & Rescue responded to a house fire around 8:20 a.m. Tuesday.

Firefighters found smoke coming from the attic of a one-story home at 909 Salem Drive, near Charleston and Jones boulevards. After forcing their way inside, firefighters discovered flames inside a bedroom and had the fire out in less than six minutes.

Damage was estimated at $30,000. The exact cause of the fire is undetermined.

While the house was occupied, no one was home at the time of the fire.

There were no reported injuries.