4 people escape, 1 cat rescued after vehicle catches fire in Shawnee home’s garage

Shawnee house fire

Shawnee fire crews responded to a house fire just before 6 p.m. on Monday evening. Investigators say four adults were able to safely escape the fire, which was contained to the home's garage. No injuries were reported, though the garage sustained heavy damage, above. Photo credits Mike Frizzell.

This story was last updated at 11:15 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 21. 

Four members of the same family, along with their cat, made it safely out of their home in north Shawnee Monday night after a vehicle caught fire in their garage.