SPOKANE VALLEY FIRE DEPT: Spokane Valley Firefighters responded to a report of a residential home on fire at 11:30 Thursday morning. The call came in from Lifeline stating they could hear someone yelling "get the fire department." The manufactured home is located in the Circle J Mobile Home Park at 7800 E. Alki Avenue and had heavy smoke coming from the windows when firefighters arrived.
The fire was quickly extinguished but caused extensive damage inside the home. The homeowner sustained smoke inhalation and burns to her leg. With assistance, her caregiver was able to get her out of the home but also sustained smoke inhalation, and they both were sent to a local hospital for treatment.
The fire is under investigation for the cause and an estimate of damages.