Fire displaced a family and caused an estimated $50,000 damage to a home in central Patterson Friday morning, the Patterson Fire Department said.
Capt. Michael Ambrosino said the 6:30 a.m. fire at South Third and D streets was confined to the kitchen and put out in about 15 minutes.
The residents were not home at the time and there were no reported injuries, he said.
The Red Cross is providing shelter for the family.