The Edina Fireplace Section responded to a get in touch with of a construction fireplace late Wednesday night in the Lake Edina neighborhood.
At 10:59 p.m. Wednesday, Could 12, a neighbor known as 911 to report visible flames at a household on the 4500 block of Hibiscus Avenue, in accordance to a metropolis press release. Edina Police assisted and documented that the fire experienced entirely associated the residence, which was currently being reworked. The dwelling was unoccupied at the time of the fireplace and no injuries were being noted.
Fireplace crews had been in a position to extinguish the fireplace, which was contained to the composition and brought about damage to all amounts of the property. The 2nd level, roof and attic sustained the most injury from smoke and hearth, when the relaxation of the property was damaged from smoke and drinking water.
Bloomington, Eden Prairie, Richfield and St. Louis Park fireplace departments furnished mutual assist.
The result in of the hearth remains below investigation.
“Thankfully, the residence was unoccupied as the fire was described late in the night when inhabitants are commonly asleep,” Fire Marshal Rick Hammerschmidt claimed in the push release. “Residents really should be certain their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms are in functioning purchase regular monthly and exercise dwelling fire drills with a designated assembly location exterior.”