TREVORTON - French fries being cooked on a stove led to a small fire at 533 W. Shamokin St. around 4:30 p.m. Monday.

A female resident, whose name was not provided, knocked down the fire before firefighters arrived. The damage was contained to a 10-foot section of wall near the stove.

Most fire units returned to quarters shortly after they were dispatched. The remaining units were back in service within an hour.