On June 21, 2019 at 1:04 pm, Scott County Dispatch received a call of a residential house fire on the 22000 block of Baseline Boulevard in Helena Township.
Police and fire were dispatched and upon arrival, witnessed a single family residence on fire. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to a small area of the basement and quickly extinguish the fire.
A single occupant present at the time was evacuated safely and there were no injuries to the resident or first responders.
No foul play is suspected and the exact cause of the fire is under investigation.
The State Fire Marshal’s Office was advised.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Jordan Fire Department, Prior Lake Fire Department and North Ambulance.