Cause of house fire near Lockbourne under investigation

Fire at property on Ashville Road in Lockbourne (WBNS/10TV)

LOCKBOURNE, Ohio - An investigation into the cause of a fire at a home near Lockbourne is underway.

Firefighters were first dispatched around 3:30 a.m. Monday to a home on Ashville Pike, near Rickenbacker International Airport.

Firefighters arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming from a home on the property.

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Harrison Township Fire Chief Chad Noggle said there are no hydrants in the area so crews had to bring in all of the water.

A firefighter stepped on a power line when in fell in front of him as he was walking but he will be ok, Noggle said.

There were no other reported injuries.

Noggle said the Ohio State Fire Marshal's Office will handle the investigation.