Investigation underway after fire at Cranston home

West Bay

CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — The Cranston Fire Department is investigating a fire on Poplar Drive Wednesday night.

Just after 5 p.m., the fire started in the rear of the house and blew out a window, according to a Cranston fire official. They opened the roof of the house to vent.

A woman and dog lived in the house, the official added. The woman is reportedly seeking shelter somewhere else at the moment.

Officials say there were no injuries.

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