Staff ReportNewsWest 9
WICKETT – One home has been destroyed after a fire in Wickett.
The fire happened at 113 Second Street.
Firefighters with the Wickett Fire Department tell NewsWest 9, a lit cigarette is to blame for the blaze.
Around three lots were caught on fire and destroyed the home.
A bass boat was also burned to the ground.
Over $60,000 worth of damage was reported.
The Wickett Fire Chief is advising smokers to fully extinguish their cigarette before tossing it out the window.