Attic fire damages home west of Palm Springs

1 person displaced by fire
Posted at 6:42 AM, Apr 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-17 07:33:02-04

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue said a resident was displaced by a house fire early Monday morning just west of Palm Springs.

Capt. Albert Borroto said crews were called to the Palm Hill Villas just before 4:30 a.m.


Smoke was coming from the soffit of the home when firefighters arrived.  They entered the attic to investigate and quickly extinguished the fire.

The Red Cross was called to assist a person displaced by the fire.

A fire chief at the scene said no one was hurt.

The cause of the fire has not been released.