Ridgecrest house fire kills three animals, causes $75,000 in damage

Posted at 10:11 PM, Dec 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-14 01:11:25-05

A house in Ridgecrest was reported on fire Tuesday at 3:47 p.m.

Firefighters arrived to heavy smoke and fire coming from a door and several windows.

Three animals died in the fire. Property and content damage is estimated at $75,000.

The owner was not home at the time of the incident.

Initial reports stated a victim was possibly inside. The cause is still under investigation.