Fire medical crews with the Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Dept. were called to a house fir at 2914 Atchinson Circle just after midnight.
Crews extinguished a fire in the attic area above the front door of a single family home.
No one was injured during the blaze.
It is reported that excessive heat in a light fixture is the cause of the fire. It is estimated that the fire caused at least $5,000 in damages.