Fire Reported In Attic Of East Side Residence


Fire officials responded to a fire at a two story dwelling on the east side of Columbus Thursday morning.

The blaze was reported at 964 E. Long St. around 8:20 a.m.

Firefighters said the occupied three-story home suffered heavy fire and water damage. It's estimated at $35,000.

Investigators said the fire started in a ceiling fan in a second floor bedroom.

The Red Cross is helping five occupants who were displaced as a result of the fire.

No injuries were reported.

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