Candle being blamed for house fire
YUKON, Okla.—A candle is being blamed for a house fire Saturday afternoon.
The Yukon Fire Department was called to a home in the 500 block of Maple Ave. after someone reported seeing black smoke pouring out of the bedroom.
When crews arrived, they found a bedroom engulfed in flames but were able to quickly put it out.
Officials say the homeowner left a candle burning before he went for a walk.
When he returned home, he saw the smoke.
Fortunately, no one was seriously hurt.