Fire Damages St. Mary's Avenue Home

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

Credit: Jimmy Mitchell - 21Alive

Fire Damages St. Mary's Avenue Home


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April 15, 2014 Updated Apr 15, 2014 at 7:34 PM EST

FORT WAYNE (21Alive) - A Tuesday evening fire damaged a home on St. Mary's Avenue.

Around 6 p.m., a fire started in the back porch of the home, 1037 St. Mary's Ave., and spread to the kitchen.

Fire crews extinguished the porch fire from outside, then went inside to put out the fire there. The fire was under control in 14 minutes.

Two adults and two children were home, and safely evacuated.

A neighboring also had minor damage from the fire.

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