Mattress fire damages Cape home

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Fire crews battle a house fire when a mattress on a front porch goes up in flames.

It happened around 4 p.m. Saturday on S. Pacific Street.

According to Cape Girardeau Fire and Rescue, the blaze caused substantial smoke and fire damage inside the rental home.

The tenant told fire crews no one was near the mattress when it caught fire.

No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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