A fire in the 1200 block of Elm St. caused smoke and heat damage Friday afternoon.

A couple living in the home, along with their pets, escaped the fire without major injury. The couple and at least one pet suffered some smoke inhalation, but were treated at the scene.

Firefighters from Eudora, Eudora Township, Wakarusa Township and Lawrence Fire Medical arrived on scene quickly to aid the victims.

The couple will be staying with relatives while the cleanup process begins. The American Red Cross is assisting the victims.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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