9-year-old saves family from Highland Heights fire

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY (FOX19) - A 9-year-old saved his family from a house fire early Monday morning.

Crews were called to a four-alarm fire in the 200 block of Ridge Hill Drive around 3:30 a.m.

When firefighters arrived on scene, the home was completely engulfed in flames.

We're told one of the children woke up and alerted the rest of the family. As a result, everyone made it out safely, and no injuries have been reported.

Firefighters are continuing to investigate the cause of the fire.

Officials said the house is destroyed, and the Red Cross was called to help the displaced family.

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