Firefighters discovered a fire in the rear bedroom of a home at 5946 Wood Ave. at 12:12 p.m. June 28.
According to a report from the Kansas City, Kan., Fire Department, the fire is under investigation and appears to be unintentional.
Fire crews saw smoke as they arrived at the single-story wood-frame home, the report stated.
Crews entered the house and found the fire in the rear bedroom. They knocked down the fire within 10 minutes.
A search revealed no one was at home, the report stated. There were no injuries to firefighters or residents.
The fire caused $20,000 loss to property and contents.
Smoke detectors at the home were not operable, according to the report.