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House fire starts in attic Monday morning

Posted at 9:59 PM, Aug 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-02 00:59:40-04

An attic fire sent lots of smoke into the air Monday morning.

Around 7:30 a.m., the Clark County Fire Department, along with resources from Las Vegas Fire & Rescue, responded to the blaze in the 900 block of Apache Lane, near Nellis Boulevard and Bonanza Road.

Upon arrival,  personnel reported smoke and fire showing from a single-family house. An additional engine and rescue was requested to assist with the incident.

Crews made an offensive attack, located the fire in the attic, and knocked the fire down at a reported time of 7:48 a.m.

The fire is under investigation. Damages have not been estimated.

It is unknown if any occupants were displaced as a result of the incident. No injuries were reported.