JOHNSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Officials are investigating the cause of a fire that caused extensive damage to a Johnston home on Wednesday.
Johnston Fire Chief Peter Lamb said flames were shooting from the roof when crews arrived on Enfield Street. A person who lived there noticed smoke and was able to escape with his dogs.
No injuries were reported.
A family of four was displaced by the fire, according to the American Red Cross, which responded to provide them with comfort kits and help them put together a recovery plan.