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Fire causes $25,000 in damage to Batavia home

Published: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 8:13 a.m. CDT

BATAVIA - A fire caused an estimated $25,000 in damage to a Batavia home early Tuesday.

Batavia firefighters were called to 812 Carlisle Road at 4:52 a.m. and found a single story wood frame home with fire showing from a front window.

Firefighters had the fire under control at 5:01 a.m., according to a press release from the Batavia Fire Department. A preliminary investigation has revealed that the fire appeared to have started by a faulty wire or electrical component in the breezeway of the home, according to the press release.

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