3 people, 3 dogs displaced after house fire in SE Portland

Firefighters extinguish fire at southeast Portland home.
Firefighters extinguish fire at southeast Portland home.(KPTV)
Published: Jan. 19, 2023 at 6:41 AM PST
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PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - The Red Cross is helping three people who were forced out of their southeast Portland home by an early morning fire.

The fire started just after 3 a.m. at a home in the 17100 block of Southeast Stephens Street. Portland Fire & Rescue says a person walked up to a nearby fire station to report the fire.

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Firefighters were able to arrive within seconds and quickly extinguish the fire. No one was hurt.

PF&R said two adults, one child and their three dogs now need another place to stay due to the damage.

Investigators are working to figure out what caused the fire.