Possible Arson: Woman & Child Escape House Fire (VIDEO)

By Linda Jackson - 21Alive

February 25, 2014 Updated Feb 25, 2014 at 2:57 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) -- Fort Wayne firefighters may have an arson case to solve.

The fire sparked outside a home in the 2800 block of Drexel Ave. around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday.

A woman and child inside at the time got out safely. No injuries were reported and minimal damage was reported to the exterior of the home.

Investigators think someone tried to set a mattress on fire up against the house.

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