2 families displaced after two-alarm fire in Lockland

LOCKLAND, OH (FOX19) - Two families have been displaced after a multi-family house caught fire in Lockland.

Crews received the call that there was a fire on the 600 block of Walnut St. at around 10 p.m. It took 38 minutes for crews to contain the fire. Crews on the scene said that the fire destroyed two apartments in the building.

Initial reports said that the fire may have spread to a second house in the area. Firefighters were able to contain the fire before this happened.

Two families have been displaced, and the Red Cross is helping the nine children and three adults affected.

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