Man escapes kitchen fire in Boca Raton

Posted at 5:11 PM, Jan 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-03 18:16:40-05

Firefighters in Boca Raton said a man escaped his apartment during a kitchen fire Tuesday afternoon.

A spokesperson said firefighters put out the flames before they spread to neighboring apartments.

They even rescued a cat in the unit above the fire.

The exact cause of the fire is under investigation.

The fire happened just after 3 p.m. at the Coach Houses of Town Center.