Crews battle house fire in West Milton

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WEST MILTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The American Red Cross is helping a family displaced by a fire in West Milton late Wednesday.

Fire officials say someone passing by called to report the fire on West Monroe-Concord Road, near Merrimont Drive, around 10 p.m. Wednesday.

When crews arrived at the scene, they found heavy smoke coming from the home. Flames showed through the roof a short time later.

The homeowner tells 2 NEWS he was at the house when the fire started. He says everyone inside got out safely.

Fire officials say two people and a pet living at the house must find a new place to stay.

Ludlow Falls, Laura, West Milton and Tipp City Fire Departments worked together to put out the fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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