Fire Damages Home in Wilkes-Barre

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WILKES-BARRE -- A fire forced a man from his home in Wilkes-Barre Saturday night.

Firefighters were called to the home on South Grant Street around 8:30 p.m.

Officials said the fire started in the kitchen of one half of the double-block home.

The owner was the only one there at the time.

Most of the damage was confined to the kitchen.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.