Indiana News

Nursing home damaged in small electrical fire

Fort Wayne, Ind. (WANE) – A Fort Wayne nursing home is damaged after a small fire Thursday morning.

Firefighters were called to Renaissance Village on West County Line Road, around 4:45 a.m. A small amount of smoke was coming from the building upon arrival, but no flames were visible.

Officials said a small electrical issue caused the fire and crews got it under control quickly, reported WISH-TV sister station WANE News.

Residents living in the smoke-filled area of the building were moved to another location, but remained inside. No injuries were reported.

Firefighters from Aboite, Arcola, Jefferson and Union Townships all responded to the fire.


Pixel Image