TROTWOOD, Ohio (WDTN) - Six children and one adult escaped a fire that broke out in their Trotwood home early Easter morning.
Crews responded to the 5300 block of Whaley Drive just after 1 a.m. Sunday.
When firefighters arrived, they found part of the home fully engulfed in flames.
According to officials, the fire was confined to a bedroom, but there was substantial damage to the home.
The family awoke to the flames and made it out of the home safely.
Firefighters said the house did have working smoke detectors.
The cause of the fire is under investigation, but officials believe a small space heater could have precipitated the blaze.
The Red Cross is helping out the family.
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