Dubuque Firefighters Respond to Porch Fire
DUBUQUE, Iowa - A Dubuque family received assistance from the American Red Cross after a fire on their porch Thursday morning.
Dubuque Fire Department officials say they responded to the fire at 3045 Stellar Eagle Drive at 12:37 a.m. A police officer on patrol in the area noticed the fire. After notifying the family and getting out of the home, the officer began to extinguish the fire until firefighters arrived.
The fire was contained to the home's exterior and no one was hurt. The Fire Marshal is investigating a cause for the blaze.