Food left on stove causes southeast Charlotte fire

Food left on stove causes southeast Charlotte fire
Fred Craft/WBTV
Fred Craft/WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - No one was hurt when a fire erupted in a southeast Charlotte home Saturday night.

According to the Charlotte Fire Department, the fire occurred around 11:39 p.m. at a home in the 6900 block of Stream Side Drive.

Firefighters said food that was left on the stove started the fire.

The fire caused nearly $15,000 to $20,000 in damages, crews said.

Firefighters have not said whether the residents were displaced.

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