Officials: Colerain Twp. blaze causes $10,000 in damages - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Officials: Colerain Twp. blaze causes $10,000 in damages


Officials responded to reports of a structure fire in the 2300 block of Walden Glen Circle in Colerain Township Sunday around 11:41 a.m., reports showed. 

According to authorities, heavy black smoke was coming from a blaze in the ceiling and walls between the bedroom and bathroom in Apartment D of the Ashley Woods Apartment Complex. 

The fire required extensive overhaul in both the bedroom and bathroom before bringing the fire under control. 

Damage caused from the fire was set at $10,000 and the cause was determined to be a defective ceiling fan located in the bathroom, said officials. 

Two families totaling six adults and three children are being assisted by the Cincinnati Chapter, American Red Cross with temporary housing. 

Fire units from Forest Park and Fairfield Fire Departments assisted Colerain at the scene. 

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