House fire that 3 people safely escaped in Dayton ruled arson

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Fire consumes Dayton home, residents safe

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

UPDATE @ 7:25 p.m. (March 25):

The house fire that happened early Saturday morning in the 30 block of Cambridge Avenue has been ruled an arson, according to a Dayton police incident report.

We are working to learn more details surrounding this incident.

FIRST REPORT (March 23 @ 4:05 a.m.):

Three people are safe after evacuating a fully engulfed residence in the 30 block of Cambridge Avenue Saturday morning.

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According to Dayton Fire Department Captain Fred Haney, the occupants were safely outside when crews arrived on scene shortly after 1:25 a.m.

Haney said an altercation was reported earlier at the residence, but could not confirm if the incidents are related.

The fire remains under investigation.

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