At approximately 12:20 AM, Beaumont Fire Rescue units responded to a structure fire reported at 5240 Idylwood Street. When firefighters arrived they found the front room of the home heavily involved with flames. Firefighters were able to make a quick attack and confine the fire to two rooms, though there was still smoke damage throughout the house. The two occupants were able to escape without injury before firefighters arrived. The fire appears to have been caused by an electrical short. Red Cross was called to assist the two occupants.
Structure Fire at 5240 Idylwood Street