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Fire damages house in northwest Allen County

The fire happened at a small lake house around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.

Posted: Jan. 17, 2018 12:08 PM
Updated: Jan. 18, 2018 10:35 AM

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WFFT)- A fire damaged a home in northwest Allen County Wednesday morning.

It happened around 6:30 a.m. in the 12800 block of North Shore Drive.

Arcola Fire Department told WFFT an Allen County Police Officer was first on the scene. When crews arrived the home was fully engulfed in flames.

Multiple fire departments were on scene. Arcola firefighters said while slick roads and freezing temperatures set them back, they were still able to get the blaze under control in about 40 minutes.

No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is undetermined.

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