PHOTO: The Merrill Fire Chief says an electrical fire caused nearly $30,000 worth of damage to a home on East Sixth Street Wednesday afternoon. Crews were called to a home on the 1900 block around 5:30 p.m. No one was home at the time of the fire. It was called in by a passerby. Investigators said the damage was contacted to the kitchen. No one was injured as result of the fire.