JFRD: Candle believed to cause house fire

No one was injured


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A candle left on a desk is believed to have caused an early fire to a house in the St. Nicholas neighborhood, according to Jacksonville firefighters.

According to Jacksonville Fire Rescue, the call of a fire at a house on Lilly Road East came in about 5:15 a.m.

Smoke from the fire woke them up the two people living in the home. Neighter was injured.

JFRD said damage to the home is mostly contained to one room.