Warren County fire displaces 6 residents, damages 4 homes

Six people displaced, two homes destroyed in Franklin Township fire

FRANKLIN TWP. (FOX19) - Six people are displaced, two homes are destroyed and another two are damaged in a two-alarm fire in Warren County overnight, fire officials said.

No injuries were reported when flames broke out at a home in the 6900 block of Torrington Drive in Franklin Township about 11:30 p.m. Sunday, they said.

The blaze spread to a second home, destroying both structures, and then damaged two additional homes, they said.

Fire crews say they had trouble initially getting water to the rural neighborhood. There are no hydrants in the area.

The American Red Cross is assisting the two families displaced.

No one was hurt.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

A damage estimate was not immediately available.

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