Chief: Cause of Xenia house fire on Glen Kegley Drive under investigation

Published: Monday, March 19, 2018 @ 7:59 PM
Updated: Monday, March 19, 2018 @ 9:54 PM

Drone video shot by Ryan Traxler with Aerial-Pixel -Xenia, Ohio shows flames shooting from a house fire on Glen Kegley Drive

UPDATE @ 9:30 p.m.: Investigators are working to determine the cause of the house fire on Glen Kegley Drive, Xenia Fire Chief Kenneth Riggsby said. 

Crews dispatched on a report of a fire on the outside of the home found that flames caused extensive damage to the attic area, the chief said. 

The two people in the home escaped without injury, he said.

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The cause of Monday night's house fire on Glen Kegley Drive in Xenia is under investigation, Fire Chief Kenneth Riggsby said. (Marshall Gorby/Staff)

INITIAL REPORT

Crews are on the scene of a reported working structure fire in the 1100 block of Glen Kegley Drive. 

Initial reports from Xenia police and fire radio communication was that the house was being evacuated just before 7:30 p.m. 

(Courtesy/Ryan Traxler of Aerial-Pixel, Xenia)

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The initial report also suggested that fire had reached the attic of the one-story wood frame home. 

We have a crew on the way. We will update this developing report. 

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