BEND, OR -- The second early morning fire in Bend in as many days left about $40,000 in damage to a southwest Bend house. The first firefighters on scene discovered flames and smoke coming from attic of the Deer Valley Drive home at about 2 a.m. Wednesday. Residents safely evacuated prior to the arrival of fire crews and no injuries were reported.
The blaze was held to the attic and roof and officials say much of the home was saved. The cause of the fire is under investigation. The Red Cross is helping the four adults their pets affected.