Crews battle fire in Dayton home; 1 injury reported

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

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Firefighters were dispatched to the first block of South Westview Avenue around 8:50 a.m. on reports of house fire.

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

UPDATE @9:51 a.m.

Fire officials said a child escaped injury and a woman suffered burns to her feet in a Dayton house fire.

The fire in the first block of South Westview Avenue was contained to a bedroom, according to officials. The cause is under investigation.

The woman and two-year-old child were in the front lawn when they arrived on scene.

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FIRST REPORT

At least one person has been injured after a fire broke out in a Dayton home Saturday morning.

Firefighters were dispatched to the first block of South Westview Avenue around 8:50 a.m. on reports of house fire.

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First units on scene said one person inside the home was injured and requested to a medic to the scene. The condition of the victim was not immediately known.

Firefighters also reported smoke showing from the structure when they arrived, according to initial reports.

We’re monitoring this developing story and we’ll update this page as we learn more.

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