DES MOINES, Iowa – Firefighters were called to a home on Des Moines’ southeast side Thursday morning after a neighbor noticed smoke coming from the roof of a house.
Fire crews were called to 5409 SE 28th St. just before 11:00 a.m. after smoke was seen coming from a home. Firefighters responded quickly and were able to extinguish the fire.
Officials say they believe the fire started from a mechanical issue in the home’s attic.
The residents were not home but Animal Control did rescue a dog.