Careless discarding of smoking materials is to blame for a Sioux City house fire.
Flames could be seen coming out of the home when crews arrived at 2619 10th Street on February 16th.
A neighbor called 911 when he noticed the flames.
Fire officials say no one was home at the time.
The home, which was rented out, has been red-tagged.
The family is being helped by the Siouxland Red Cross.
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