Computer modem causes fire in bedroom in Springfield

A computer modem in an upstairs bedroom of a Springfield home caught fire Wednesday morning.

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The Springfield Fire Department quickly extinguished the fire in the 1500 block of North Limestone Street around 6 a.m.

No one was injured in the fire that was contained to the bedroom, according to firefighters at the scene.

North Limestone Street was blocked while crews worked to extinguish the flames.

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