Firefighters extinguish home blaze in Beaverton
Firefighters on Monday battled a blaze on the 5000 block of Southwest Lombard Avenue near Seventh Street in Beaverton. The fire caused significant damage to a home.
The call came in around 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29. Crews from Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue were faced with "heavy fire" in the basement and first floor of the two-story, 1700-square-foot home, according to a press release. The house had excessive amounts of personal belongings, making access throughout the structure challenging.
Crews had the fire under control at 4:09 p.m.
An occupant was treated at the scene by Metro West Ambulance. No other injuries were reported.
One dog is deceased and as of Monday, a cat is missing as a result of the fire.
The fire caused extensive damage to the home. The cause of the fire has not been determined.
Assisting on the scene by Lake Oswego Fire, Beaverton Police and Metro West Ambulance.