Mother, son escape house fire overnight

House fire on Yankee Street in Middletown. (WDTN Photo)
House fire on Yankee Street in Middletown. (WDTN Photo)

MIDDLETOWN, Ohio (WDTN) – A mother and son escaped from their burning home overnight in Middletown.

Firefighters made their way to the 1300 block of Yankee Street around 11:00 p.m. Monday.

Crews say the home was partially engulfed when they got there with flames spreading quickly.

The mother and son inside and made it out safely.

The Red Cross is now helping them with a place to stay. The home is a total loss.

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