POSTED: Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 8:22am
UPDATED: Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 8:31am
El Paso - A Lower Valley fire has been ruled accidental. Investigators tell us highly flammable items in the kitchen caught on fire.
The fire started at about 2:30 p.m. yesterday on the 1000 of Gloria. About 10 fire units responded and put the fire out in about 20 minutes.
A family of three was not home at the time but firefighters were able to rescue a chihuahua puppy that was inside the home. The Red Cross is helping the family with a place to stay.
No injuries were reported and damages are estimated at $30,000.