Three people escape house fire

Medford Drive Fire
Medford Drive Fire

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Firefighters said three people, including a baby, escaped a house fire early Sunday morning.

The New Haven and Fort Wayne Fire Departments responded to a fire at 1900 block of Medford Drive just off Lincoln Highway just before 2 a.m.

Fire crews saw heavy flames coming from the home causing significant damage.

The people inside the home at the time of the fire were able to get out without any injuries. The homeowner said “it was nothing but flames” when her, her boyfriend, and her baby got out of the house.

Investigators said the fire happened in the attic of the two story home. The cause of the fire is under investigation. provides commenting on many stories to allow for constructive discussion. In order to comment, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms and Conditions. Anyone violating these terms, including the use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinion of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, flag it so our moderators can review.

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