House fire investigation at 43 Wahneta St. in LaSalle, Ont., on Wednesday Oct. 30, 2019 (Rob Hindi / AM800)

LASALLE -- An $80,000 fire in LaSalle is being listed as accidental.

Crews were called out to a home on Wahneta Street near Front Road around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night.

Fire chief Dave Sutton says the fire started in the kitchen.

Firefighters were contending with heavy smoke.

No one was home at the time.