No Injuries in Christmas Eve Fire on Lipton Street

Firefighters tend to a home at 727 Lipton Street on Monday, December 24, 2012. (HOWARD WONG / FOR CHRISD.CA)

No one was hurt in a minor fire that broke out in a home at 727 Lipton Street on Christmas Eve.

The blaze began at about 8:45 p.m. of the two-storey home, sending smoke billowing out from both levels.

Damage — which is said to be mostly smoke- and water-related — is estimated at $15,000.

The investigation into the cause is ongoing.

— Staff