Napa City Fire Dept.

Four Browns Valley residents and their dog became displaced after waking up to the smell of smoke early Tuesday morning, according to Napa City Fire.

The family discovered a fire, exited the home on the 3200 block of Swiss Court and called 911 just before 2 a.m. Firefighters arrived within minutes and controlled the fire by 2:20 a.m., firefighters said.

The fire, which started in the living room, was contained to one floor of the two-story home and did not spread to neighboring structures, fire officials said.

One resident was transported to Queen of the Valley Medical Center for a precautionary evaluation and later released.

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The cause of the fire is undetermined.


Public Safety Reporter

Maria Sestito is the Napa Valley Register public safety reporter. She covers breaking news as well as crime and courts. Maria came to the Napa Valley Register in 2015 after working at as a reporter and photographer at The Daily News in Jacksonville, NC. S