A house on South Lafayette Street suffered moderate fire, smoke and water damage early Friday, the Fort Wayne Department reported.
The fire department responded to a report of a structure fire at 3:09 a.m. at 4201 S. Lafayette St. There, firefighters discovered that the lone occupant had exited the home before their arrival, the report said. Firefighters had the fire under control in 10 minutes.
The house next door was damaged by the fire.
No one was hurt, and two pets were rescued, the report said. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.