No one was injured in a house fire in Alton Monday at a home in the 900 block of Gold Street. Alton and East Alton Fire Departments responded to the blaze just before 4:30pm yesterday. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
The family who rents the home was not there at the time. The home is owned by N.D. & S Management and is insured. Fire officials believe the blaze may have started in the kitchen and say it is likely the home can be repaired.