A home fire at 5:33 a.m. Aug. 7 at 1229 Wood Ave. is under investigation as suspicious, according to a Fire Department spokesman.
Crews who arrived within 3 minutes of the call saw fire coming from the front of the one-story residential building, according to the spokesman for the Kansas City, Kan., Fire Department.
A primary search confirmed no one was at home, the spokesman said. The fire was brought under control within 15 minutes. The fire investigator was called to the scene, and the fire is under investigation as suspicious.
The fire damage was estimated as $50,000 to the contents and structure, the spokesman said. There were no injuries.