WASHINGTON — A house was destroyed by intense flames from a fire Friday morning.
The fire started just after 8 a.m. at a home on North Franklin Street in Washington.
Investigators said neighbors saw the flames and called 911. The two adults and a child lived at the home at the time were able to get out of the house safetly.
The cause is believed to be a space heater, but because the second floor collapsed investigators are struggling to confirm that.
Tense moments for firefighters battling hte fire when the second floor collapsed onto the first floor.
The flames were so intense, siding from a neighboring house melted.
No one was injured.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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