Two escape injury in Indiana house fire
Two people avoided injury Sunday when an early morning fire severely damaged their home in Indiana Borough.
A husband and wife lived in the home in the 600 block of Maple Street and will be displaced, said Indiana Fire Association Chief Charles Kelley.
Firefighters were on the scene for three hours but had the fire under control in 10 minutes. Fire crews were dispatched at 12:52 a.m.
No cause had been determined as of late morning. State police fire marshals will conduct an investigation.
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