September 1, 2014
Reno, NV - Reno Fire Department reports a large two-story house was well involved when crews got on scene on the 1000 block Novelly Drive. The fire was reported around 3:15 pm and contained around 3:35 pm.
RFD reports there is moderate to major damage both inside and outside of the home. Homeowners were not home at the time.
Two dogs appeared to have been rescued from the home.
RFD reports there is no apparent cause at this time.
Neighbors back yard fence also received damage. There was a power line down on the property, but it is not known if it caused the blaze.
The downed power line appears to have been burned through. It has caused some concern in the area as it put firefighters at risk.