Smoke odor investigated

IRON MOUNTAIN — Iron Mountain firefighters were called at 8:17 p.m. Wednesday to a residence on the 1000 block of West A Street for an odor of smoke in the basement.

Firefighters found the odor was coming from discarded cigarette butts smoldering in a bucket on the first floor of the home. They removed the bucket and wet down the area before returning to the station at 9:10 p.m.