Hiawatha home damaged in Friday fire

(KNZA)--A Hiawatha home was damaged by fire Friday morning.

Hiawatha Fire Chief Patrick Sheldon said firefighters were dispatched to 809 Shawnee shortly after 9:20 for the report of a structure fire.

Upon arrival, he said crew's found an active fire in the crawl space with smoke exiting the eves.

After entry, Sheldon said crew's quickly contained the fire.

Once extinguished, the State Fire Marshal's Office was contacted to investigate the origin of the fire.

No injuries were reported.

Sheldon thanked the Robinson Fire Department, Hiawatha Police Department, Brown County Sheriff's Office, Town and Country EMS and Squad 48 for their assistance.

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