Families displaced after townhouse fire

NORTH FAIRMOUNT, OH (FOX19) - A fire ignited in a North Fairmount home on Tuesday night.

Crews received calls about the fire in the 1700 block of Bleecker Lane around 7:40 p.m. Fire crews began an aggressive interior attack to the four-family townhouse and knocked down the fire within 20 minutes.

All occupants were able to safely escape the building. No injuries were reported. The American Red Cross was called to help assist with the relocation of the families.

Damage is estimated at $75,000.

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