No one was inside when they arrived, but fire in two bedrooms caused heavy smoke and water damage in one half of the 1,400-square-foot home, making it inhabitable for now, Little said.
Fire officials were investigating the cause of the fires.
RAW VIDEO: Firefighters Battle Blaze at Fort Lauderdale Gas Station
Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue was battling a gas station blaze on Friday morning. The gas station, located at 1700 Cordova Drive, was in the process of being demolished when the fire erupted. (Published Friday, Aug. 31, 2012)