Fire destroys Middletown home

Fire destroys Middletown home

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) – - Five fire departments responded to a blaze that destroyed a two-story home overnight.

No one was hurt when flames swept through the residence in the 1300 block of Michigan Avenue about 8:30 p.m. Monday, fire officials said.

The resident was not home at the time, they said.

Fire crews were unable to save the home, declaring it a total loss.

Damage was set at $35,000.

The cause remains under investigation.

Fire crews were on scene several hours before clearing around 1 a.m.

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