Tuesday, February 27, 2024

Household of 5 secure after home catches hearth in south Toledo


TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) – A family of five is safe after jumping to safety from a second-floor window when their home in southern Toledo caught fire.

Toledo Fire & Rescue received the call for the fire in the 400 block of Spencer St.

Two adults and three children, all under 10 years of age, were rushed to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Four could jump from the window, and the father had to grab a ladder to help the third child out of the window.

According to the local authorities, the house did not have working smoke alarms. The cause is still being investigated.

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