The Journal Gazette
Monday, July 03, 2017 10:10 am

2 escape early morning house fire

The Journal Gazette

A southwest home was heavily damaged by fire this morning.

An adult and teenager were able to escape the fire before crews arrived.

At 6:15 a.m., the Fort Wayne Fire Department was called to 3522 Torch Lake Drive.

When crews arrived, they found flames coming from of the back of the two-story home. The fire broke through the roof not long after firefighters arrived because of flames in the attic, the fire department said.

The blaze is under investigation.

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