Ricki Lake being sued for 2010 Malibu house fire

MALIBU, Calif.

Lake was renting the beachfront home when it caught fire September 2010. The house was destroyed.

Now, the owner is suing, alleging the star started the fire after she spilled oil while refilling a space heater.

Lake reportedly told firefighters on the scene she was trying to get the heater started when it sparked the fire.

Investigators ruled the fire as an accident.

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