fireTruckA Lake Havasu City residence was heavily damaged by a December 5 fire. Personnel from the fire department responded at 5:53 p.m. to the incident in the 2200 block of Mimosa Lane.

A fire department issued news release indicated that occupants of the home evacuated after discovering fire in a rear bedroom of the structure. One of the occupants was treated on scene for minor burn injuries to his legs before he was transported to the hospital for further care.

The home sustained an estimated $300,000 in smoke and fire damage. Cause of the fire is under investigation.