Crews battle house fire in Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Crews are on the scene of a house fire at 227 South Spanish in Cape Girardeau.

The fire is under control.  Crews are working to put out hotspots.

A man, woman, and three children who were renting the home were there when the fire started.  They were able to get out.

The homeowner believes the fire was electrical.  She works downtown and ran to the scene when it happened.

The fire appears to have started in the kitchen and caused minimal damage.

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