Elderly man escapes Springfield Twp. fire

SPRINGFIELD TWP., OH (FOX19) - An elderly man was able to safely escape a fire in Springfield Township on Monday afternoon.

The fire broke out around 4 p.m. in the 9000 block of Long Lane.

Investigators say that they do not know how the fire started. However, it did take crews an extended period of time to extinguish the blaze.

No one was injured in the fire. The incident is currently under investigation.

FOX19 will continue to update the story as details become available.

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