Muscatine (KWWL) — Fire and smoke damages nearly all of the items in a home on Easter.
The Muscatine Fire Department was called to a single-family home at 1507 Washington Street, around 2:11 p.m.
When crews got there, they could see fire in the rear of the house. The fire had extended to the main part of the home.
One person was checked out for smoke exposure and a firefighter did get hurt.
Crews put out the fire in about 40 minutes.
There is fire damage to the rear of the home, and smoke and water damage throughout the rest of the home.
Damages are estimated to total $50,000.
A cause has not been determined, but authorities say it does not appear to be intentional.