1 person injured in Cleves fire, fire chief says

1 person injured in Cleves fire, fire chief says
One person is injured after a fire occurred in Cleves, Chief Steve Ober said. (Source: WXIX)

Cleves, Ohio (FOX19) -One person was transported to Children’s Hospital after suffering from second or third-degree burns due to a fire in Cleves Sunday, Miami Township Fire Chief Steve Ober said.

Chief Ober says firefighters arrived at the 300 block of North Miami Avenue around 1:30 p.m. for a dwelling fire in the kitchen.

The victim was trying to extinguish the fire but suffered second or third-degree burns. Everyone else made it out of the residence with police help before the fire department got there, Chief Ober said.

Chief Ober says the estimated damage is between $4,000 to $5,000.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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