Lighter to Blame for Fire on 17th Street

Published 06/06 2014 12:06AM

Updated 06/06 2014 12:17AM

JUNE 5, 2014-- A fire this evening damages an Erie home. The Erie Fire Department responded to a fire on West 17th Street around 7:00 PM. The fire was contained to one room and investigators say it was caused by a young resident playing with a lighter in his room. The residents were able to make it out of the house and no one was injured. Fire crews put the fire out right away.

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