Neighbor spots fire in Jefferson Township home

Fire broke out inside a Jefferson Township home, June 18, 2014. (WDTN Photo/Kris Sproles)

JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP (WDTN) – Fire broke out inside a Jefferson Township home Wednesday morning.

Investigators said a neighbor noticed flames and smoke shooting from a window in rear of house on Lawncrest Avenue around 6:30 and called for help.

Firefighters were able to keep the fire from spreading from the utility room where it started.

No one was home at the time.

The cause of the fire is still being investigated. 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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