Damage set at $80k in Colerain Twp house fire

Damage set at $80k in Colerain Twp house fire

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - Damage was set at $80,000 when fire swept through a house late Sunday, fire officials said.

Crews were called to the 3300 block of March Terrace near Newbridge Drive just after 10 p.m. No one was home when neighbors discovered the fire, officials said.

When they arrived, they found heavy smoke coming from the structure with fire shooting through the roof in the rear of the residence, fire officials said in a prepared statement.

Crews contained the fire to the back of the house while several interior fire lines were needed to extinguish heavy flames on the second floor, rear, attic and roof areas, according to fire officials.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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