The cause of a house fire in Monticello, Indiana last night (Tues) is under investigation. No one was hurt. Fire officials reported no one was home when the fire broke out. Two pets were rescued.
Firefighters determined the fire was located in the attic and cut a hole in the roof to help put it out. A neighbor called 9-1-1.
Monticello Fire Assistant Chief Robert Hickman said crews were able to limit the fire damage to the attic and one bedroom. Two cats were rescued.
Firefighters are calling the fire "accidental."