Xenia family displaced after home catches fire Wednesday

Miami Valley News

XENIA, Ohio (WDTN) – A Xenia home on Kay’s Way was heavily damaged in a fire Wednesday morning.

Xenia Fire Chief Kenneth Riggsby told 2 NEWS a resident of the home called the department just before 6 a.m. and said their home was on fire and filling with smoke.

When crews arrived, they saw a heavy fire in the garage and roof, but were able to extinguish it quickly. Riggsby said there was heavy damage sustained to the home and it will be uninhabitable until repairs are made.

No injuries occurred to the residents or firefighters.

Riggsby said the fire appears to have started in the garage of the home, however, the cause of the fire is under investigation.

A GoFundMe has been established to help raise money to cover the damages.

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