Fire in Fairborn sends 2 to hospital

Photo Courtesy: Charles Caperton

FAIRBORN, Ohio (WDTN) — The State Fire Marshal is trying to determine what caused a Fairborn house fire in which two people were taken to the hospital.

Photo Courtesy: Charles Caperton
Photo Courtesy: Charles Caperton

The fire sparked in the 2700 block of Old Yellow Springs Road around 6 a.m. Sunday.

When firefighters arrived, flames and smoke were billowing from the two-story home. After taking a defensive approach, they were able to put the fire out.

Two people inside suffered from smoke inhalation and were taken to the hospital. They’re expected to be okay.

A family pet was taken to the Greene County Animal Shelter.

No word on damage estimates.

Officials are still working to determine the cause of the fire. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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