Fort Wayne, Indiana (June 29, 2021) – The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to the report of a house fire in the 5100 block of Fairfield Avenue on June 29, 2021, at 6:55 pm.
The first unit arrived at a 1-1/2 story residential structure with visible smoke. The crew pulled a hand line and found a fire in the basement. Other crews arrived and assisted with controlling the fire and searching for occupants.
Two people in the home self-evacuated before the Fire Department’s arrival. It took firefighters ten minutes to control the fire, and no injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
This post is based on a news release from the Fort Wayne Fire Department.