Early Morning House Fire in Richland

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An early morning fire damages the front door area, and the attic of a Richland home.

At around 3:30AM this morning, the sole occupant of the home on 461 Melissa Street, was awoken by her fire alarm. She opened the front door and saw flames. She escaped the house through the garage.

The fire extended from the front porch area to the attic. The flames were soon doused by the fire department.

The cause is under investigation. Damage is estimated between $30,000 and $50,000.