Two dogs, cat reunited with owner after fire west of downtown


FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – A home just west of downtown suffered heavy smoke damage after a fire Saturday night.
Crews were dispatched to a possible structure fire at 1317 Michigan Avenue just before midnight.
First arriving crew reported heavy smoke and fire in rear of structure. Crews pulled a hand line and quickly extinguished the fire in around 15 minutes.

A search of the first and second floor found two dogs and a cat, all were reunited with their owners.
Extensive overhaul was needed in the kitchen area and adjacent rooms, which suffered moderate fire and water damage but heavy smoke damage. FWFD was assisted by TRAA,FWPD, NCE, and AEP.