Nev. Firefighter Hospitalized in Townhome Fire

HENDERSON, Nev. -- A Henderson firefighter was taken to a hospital on Friday morning for evaluation after a predawn fire that tore through a townhome on Sutter Mill Road, near Arroyo Grande Boulevard and Stephanie Street. Firefighters said two...


HENDERSON, Nev. --

A Henderson firefighter was taken to a hospital on Friday morning for evaluation after a predawn fire that tore through a townhome on Sutter Mill Road, near Arroyo Grande Boulevard and Stephanie Street.

Firefighters said two people inside the home had already escaped when they arrived just after 5 a.m. The fire was under control within 15 minutes, according to firefighters.

The cause of the fire hasn’t been determined, but investigators said it resulted in $80,000 damage to the building and $20,000 in lost property.

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