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WFD responds to house fire


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The Wilmington Fire Department responded to a house fire this afternoon at 1110 James Alley.

The fire was contained to the bedroom of origin even though smoke spread throughout the house. The fire was caused by a minor playing with a lighter.

Investigators estimate the damages to be $10,000 to the structure and $2,500 to the contents. No injuries have been reported and the American Red Cross is assisting the family.

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