Summerlin House Fire Causes $100K In Damage

No One Was Home When The Fire Broke Out

Mitch Kelly
October 23, 2019 - 6:16 am

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue


LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - Fire caused heavy damage to the first floor of a Summerlin home late Monday evening. No one was home at the time of the fire. There were no reported injuries.

Neighbors in the 8000 block of Sky Ridge Road , near Vegas Drive and Buffalo, called 9-1-1 to report smoke coming from a two story house. When firefighters arrived on scene, fire was on the rear of a large wood frame/stucco house. Flames were coming out a window from the inside of the house on to the patio.

Firefighters brought the blaze under control within 20 minutes. The fire gutted much of the first floor of the house, heat and smoke damaged the second floor. Damage was estimated at $100,000.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The American Red Cross is assisting the only occupant of the house.