Crews Put Out Fire Near Alta and Valley View - 8 News NOW

Crews Put Out Fire Near Alta and Valley View

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Crews are fighting a fire in the 600 block of Kenny Way. Crews are fighting a fire in the 600 block of Kenny Way.

LAS VEGAS -- Las Vegas Fire and Rescue crews put out a two-alarm house fire near Valley View Boulevard and Alta Drive.

The fire started just before 5 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Kenny Way.

Las Vegas Fire spokesman Tim Szymanski said two people were home at the time of the fire. The residents and their two dogs escaped the fire, he said.

The Las Vegas and Clark County fire departments dispatched 23 units and 60 firefighters to the scene.

Firefighters used a hose to keep the fire from spreading to a neighbor's house. The fire was out in 30 minutes.

Fire investigators believe that the fire started outside at the backyard patio, but the cause is not yet known. Damage is estimated at $150,000.

 

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