SE Shawnee Co. house fire under investigation

SHAWNEE CO., Kan. (WIBW) Nobody was hurt in a Southeast Shawnee County house fire that erupted late Tuesday night.

Firefighters were called to the 5500 block of southeast Croco Road shortly before midnight.

Officials say once they located the home they were able to quickly get the blaze under control.

Firefighters say the fire started in the attic.

The cause is under investigation.

Fire crews initially had a hard time locating the home as no signs of a fire were visible. They were finally able to pinpoint the blaze after noticing scorch marks on the roof.