CAMBRIDGE — An accidental kitchen fire caused significant damage to a home on Willis Street along with exposures to the homes on either side. Crews from Rescue Volunteer Fire Company responded to the fire shortly after 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21, at 119 Willis Street in Cambridge.
According to the State Fire Marshal’s Office, the two-story, single family dwelling owned by Raymond and Ramona Perry sustained nearly a total loss with damages estimated at $100,000. A vehicle was also damaged in the fire.
The six residents lost all their belongings in the fire but escaped safely along with the family dog. The family cat perished in the fire. No human injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire was determined to be unattended cooking.
Neighbors have established a gofundme for the residents at https://gf.me/u/y9p8zp. Or search for Perry and Garcia family fire fund.