SEVERE WX: Freeze Warning View Alerts
STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Home damaged by early morning fire

Firefighters say a space heater may have caused fire

Posted: Mar. 21, 2018 7:29 AM
Updated: Mar. 21, 2018 7:37 AM

WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - An overnight fire heavily damaged a home.

Scroll for more content...

Firefighters got the call just before 2:00 Wednesday morning.

It happened at 1735 West Taylor Avenue in West Terre Haute. That's just south of St. Mary of the Woods.

Crews found flames shooting from the east side of the house.

Duke Energy was called to the scene to handle live electrical wires on the ground.

We're told everyone made it out of the home safely.

Firefighters tell News 10 the fire may have been started by a space heater.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 55° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 26°
Robinson
Overcast
35° wxIcon
Hi: 54° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 26°
Zionsville
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 51° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 23°
Rockville
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 53° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 26°
Casey
Overcast
34° wxIcon
Hi: 54° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 23°
Brazil
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 54° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 26°
Marshall
Overcast
36° wxIcon
Hi: 54° Lo: 31°
Feels Like: 26°
Sunshine and dry days ahead.
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

WTHI Events