Fire at northeast Olympia home causes $115,000 in damage, OFD says

Olympia Fire Department via Twitter

Investigators are working to determine what caused a fire at a northeast Olympia home early Wednesday.

Olympia Fire Department responded to the 900 block of McCormick Street Northeast about 4:45 a.m. for a fire in the attic of a one-story home. The home’s resident, who discovered the fire and called 911, was not injured, according to OFD.

Initial damage is estimated at $100,000 to the structure and $15,000 to the home’s contents.

Abby Spegman joined The Olympian in 2017. She covers the city of Olympia and a little bit of everything else. She previously worked at newspapers in Oregon, New Hampshire and Hawaii.