Home a ‘total loss’ after fire

HARLAN, Ind. (WANE) A Harlan home was completely destroyed by fire early Thursday.

A home along School Street in Harlan was badly damaged by fire Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Firefighters were called just after 9 a.m. on a report of a fire at a home at 12110 School St. on Harlan’s northeast side. Crews arrived to find flames rising from the single-story home.

Officials said there were people in the home at the time of the fire but they all escaped without any injuries.

The home was considered a total loss, firefighters said.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.