News

Crews respond to single story residence fire

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Crews were dispatched to an early morning fire.

According to the Indianapolis Fire Department, crews arrived on scene of the single story residence fire just after 2 a.m.

The fire occurred in the 1500 block of West 22nd Street.

The family in the house at the time was reportedly awakened by the the smell of smoke.

The family was able to evacuate the structure safely and no injuries were reported.

Fire fighters were able to get the fire under control within 20 minutes.

According to IFD, the cause of the fire is believed to be electrical and to have started in the attic.

Damages are estimated at $40,000.

MORE STORIES

LIKE US ON FACEBOOK