In west Duluth Tuesday, officials say a cigarette is to blame for a fire that did serious damage to the outside of a home.
Flames broke out around 3:30 p.m. near the west 4th St. and 42nd Ave. intersection.
KBJR 6 is told the homeowner and their pets safely made it out.
Investigators say the fire was started by a discarded cigarette, and did about $16,000 in damage.
246 South Lake Ave. Duluth, MN 55802
News Tips: 218-720-9666 or email@example.com