top story

Sarasota house fire under investigation

  • 0

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - An early morning house fire is under investigation  on Goldenrod Street near U.S. 41, in Sarasota.

According to the Sarasota Police Department, just after 5 a.m., an officer was on patrol in the are of Siesta Drive when he smelled smoke and located a fire on Goldenrod Street.

The officer checked the home and woke up the woman who was inside, ensuring her safety.  

Firefighters were on the scene in less than five minutes and began extinguishing the flames. Sarasota County Emergency Services is reporting that the state fire marshal is conducting the investigating.  

Copyright 2018 WWSB. All Rights Reserved.