Cause of House Fire Under Investigation

There's still no word on what started a house fire on Milford Drive Monday afternoon.

Kingston Fire and Rescue responded to reports of an explosion at the home around 3:30 p.m.

Once on scene, crews were met with heavy smoke coming from the basement.

The owners were home at the time but no one was injured.

Once cat had to be rescued from inside.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation and the Ontario Fire Marshall's Office has been called in to assist.

Damage is estimated at $100,000 to $150,000.