House Damaged After Shed Catches Fire in Kent

Jacob Kimerer

No injuries after this 10x10 shed erupted into flames off Reith Road.

Photo Courtesy of Brenda Watling

Kent, WA: Just before 12:50 p.m., crews were dispatched to a residential structure fire in the 25200 block of Reith Road.

As crews were arriving, it was reported a shed next to the home was on fire and spreading.

When crews arrived they found a fully involved 10x10 shed extending into a home.

Photo Courtesy of Brenda Watling

Crews initiated a quickly and coordinated offensive attack. They were able to knock the flames down within 15 minutes.

No injuries and investigator is responding.

Fire crews do have Reith Road shut down temporarily between 46 Avenue South and South 253 Street as they work on hot spots.