Warrick Co. house a ‘total loss’ after early morning fire

Updated: May. 19, 2019 at 12:36 PM CDT
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WARRICK CO., Ind. (WFIE) - Ohio Township Fire Department responded to a car on fire around 6:02 a.m. Sunday morning in the 10000 block of Midway Drive.

When they arrived, they noticed the car was inside the garage, and the fire had spread to the attic. Authorities say the garage and attic were fully involved, and quickly spread throughout the roof.

Ohio Township Fire Department acted fast and was able to put the fire out, preventing it from spreading to the neighbors’ houses.

Officers with the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office was also scene and made sure to evacuate the houses next to the fire.

Luckily no one was injured, but the home is a total loss.

Ohio Township Fire Department was also assisted by Newburgh Fire Department and McCutchanville Fire Department.

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