Yesterday at 2:00 PM Scottsdale Fire and Police were called to a house fire in the 8500 block of N. 86th Street. Upon the Fire Department's arrival the fire was coming through the attic. The responding units entered and rescued a cat from the home. No residents were home at the time.
During the fire one of the members of SFD was injured as ceiling material fell on him. He was transported to SHC-Osborn for observation and treatment of his minor injuries. The fire was extinguished within 45 minutes. Damage is considered to be extensive and the cause is currently under investigation.