House fire reported in Orchards area Monday

By Patty Hastings, Columbian Social Services, Demographics, Faith



Fire damaged a two-story house in the Orchards area Monday evening.

Vancouver firefighters were sent to the blaze, reported at 6:06 p.m. at 7407 N.E. 153rd Ave. The firefighters could see a large plume of smoke as they drove to the house, according to emergency radio traffic monitored by The Columbian.

County property records list Nicholas Lopez as the home’s owner.

Requests on Monday for additional details about the fire were unanswered.