West Duluth family displaced after fire
Damage to the home is estimated at $150,000.
DULUTH — A family has been displaced after a fire damaged their home Monday.
Around 6:30 p.m. a 911 call from a driver on Interstate 35 reported black and gray smoke from a structure near Super One Foods in West Duluth, according to a news release from the Duluth Fire Department.
Smoke and flames were showing from the second floor of the two-story single-family home on the 300 block of North 53rd Avenue West when firefighters arrived on the scene. One female resident was at home at the time of the fire; she was not injured.
Crews attacked the fire and were able to knock down the flames. Damage to the home is estimated at $150,000. Residents of the home have been temporarily displaced. The fire is under investigation by the Duluth Fire Marshal's Office.