Ricki Lake felt the heat Saturday after her house burned to the ground.
Ricki Lake and her two sons, Sebastian and Owen, managed to dodge harm as they escaped a fire at their Malibu beach house. The family's beloved pooch was also saved from an untimely demise.
A rep for Ricki Lake told Entertainment Tonight the former talk show host was at her home with her sons and dog when the house, which is heavily wood-based, caught fire.
Allegedly, a 911 call was placed from inside Lake's home and LA County firemen came to the rescue.
So, what could have happened to make Ricki Lake's home light up like a torch? The story around the circuit is the 41-year-old star told authorities she was trying to refuel a portable heater when her couch caught fire.
Ricki Lake's kids were not harmed and are reportedly with their father, Lake's ex-husband Rob Sussman.
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