SANTA MARIA, Calif. - Santa Barbara County firefighters responded to a small structure fire in Santa Maria on Wednesday night.
The fire happened at a single-story home on the 700 block of Miles Avenue in Santa Maria just before 6:15pm. Three County Fire engines responded, and were assisted by Santa Maria City Fire officials.
Fire crews say the fire was contained to the kitchen area and were able to knock it down in less than 15 minutes.
Some residents were home at the time of the fire and managed to rescue several of their pets. No injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.