One house total loss, second suffers significant damage in Verona fire

One house total loss, second suffers significant damage in Verona fire
(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Shawn Lanier)
(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Shawn Lanier)
(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Shawn Lanier)
(PHOTO: FOX19 NOW/ Shawn Lanier)

VERONA, KY (FOX19) - Crews are on scene for two serious house fires in Verona, Kentucky Sunday morning.

Firefighters were called to the 15,000 block of Lebanon-Crittendon Road just before 4:00 a.m. for two houses engulfed in flames.

According to the Verona Fire Department, the fire began on the outside of the first house and spread to the attic and a neighboring house. The first house is considered a total loss and the second home suffered significant damage, according to the Verona Fire Chief David Jones.

Two families, a total of seven people, have been displaced.

Investigators have not released a cause or estimated cost of the blaze.

FOX19 NOW is at the scene and will have a live report beginning at 8:00 a.m.

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