Four escape bedroom fire, cause unknown

The fire started in the bedroom and went slightly into the home's attic.

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – A fire in a bedroom caused heavy damage to a home Thursday night, according to the Fort Wayne Fire Department. Firefighters were called at 7:38 p.m. to the 6800 block of Lake Valley Court between Maplecrest and Maysville roads.

When crews arrived a few minutes later, four people were outside and heavy smoke was coming from the structure.

Firefighters started an aggressive interior attack to the fire in the bedroom, according to officials.The home sustained heavy smoke, water and fire damage.

The fire was under control about 20 minutes after firefighters arrived.

No one was injured.

Investigators are looking into what caused the fire.

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