House Set Ablaze From Unattended Food On Stove (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

By Emma Koch


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June 17, 2013 Updated Dec 17, 2013 at 8:29 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) – The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a house fire on E. Pettit Ave. around noon Monday.

First responders say there was heavy smoke coming from the home and some flames could be seen. Fire was found in the kitchen and utility rooms.

Once person occupied the house and was able to get themselves out. No word has been given on the occupant’s condition.

The cause of the fire was determined to be food left unattended on the stove.

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