At 11:17 Thursday evening the Tallahassee Fire Department responded to a kitchen fire in a residence of the 1300 block of Elwell Drive.
When units arrived they encountered a moderate amount of fire contained to the kitchen. The occupants were evacuated and the
fire was extinguished with no extension found. The Red Cross was brought in to assist the 4 occupants and 2 pets.
The fire started by unattended cooking oil being heated on the
stove which ignited and caught the cabinets on fire.