Around 9:33 AM the Bismarck Fire Department responded to a report of smoke and fire at a home located at 225 Riverside Park Road. The reporting party stated that there was smoke and fire visible. On arrival the first responding officer gave an initial report of fire showing, established Command and initiated search and rescue efforts along with suppression tactics. It was established early on that there was no one at home.
Fire gutted the structure. Cause is under investigation. 18 firefighters responded to the fire. No one was injured.
Approximate estimate of fire damage to home and contents is $200,000