On November 2, 2020 at approximately 08:59 a.m., the Abilene Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire in the 2500 block of Woodridge Street. Crews arrived to find a back porch of wood construction on fire. Fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the porch fire, preventing extension into the structure. The structure did not sustain any fire damage. Investigation revealed the fire cause was accidental due to hot coals from a fireplace igniting items on the porch. The estimated value of damage is $1000. Occupants of the residence were not home at the time of the incident.