MUKILTEO — A home was destroyed by a fire Saturday afternoon in Mukilteo, officials with the Mukilteo Fire Department said.
The fire happened in the 11000 block of 55th Avenue west about 4:15 p.m.
When firefighters arrived, a two-story home was engulfed in flames.
Fire officials told KIRO-TV that the homeowner tried to extinguish the flames but could not.
Fire officials called the fire accidental.
The fire caused an estimated $180,000 in damage.