Six people escape from Avon house fire

The cause is under investigation
Posted at 5:56 AM, Jul 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-05 06:54:18-04

AVON, Ind. -- Six people are safe after escaping from a house fire in Avon Wednesday morning.

The Wayne Township Fire Department along with Avon Fire Department responded to the fire near 10th Street and Raceway Road around 1 a.m.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation, however, RTV6 has learned that there was a trash can inside the garage on fire.

No word yet on when the family who lives at the home will be able to return.

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