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The Journal Gazette

Friday, January 19, 2018 1:59 pm

Firefighters douse blaze in Grant Avenue home

The Journal Gazette

Fort Wayne firefighters this afternoon controlled a fire in a vacant or abandoned home in the 1100 block of Grant Avenue.

No one was injured in the fire, which was reported at 12:48 p.m. and caused moderate fire, water and smoke damage in the one-story home, the Fort Wayne Fire Department said in a statement.

Firefighters were on the scene within four minutes and controlled the blaze 14 minutes later, the statement said.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, firefighters aid.