TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A house fire started around 8:00 Tuesday night at a Terre Hautehome located at 1520 2nd Avenue.
There is no word yet as to the cause of the fire, but witnessesat the scene say they saw flames coming from the attic of thehome.
The fire did eventually burn through the roof.
Luckily the entire family, including the family dog, was able tomake it out safely.
Both Terre Haute and Sugar Creek Fire Departments responded tothe call.
The holiday season is often a happy one for the whole family, but for those grieving the loss of a loved one it can be a difficult time of the year. One local family is carrying on the memory of their son during the holidays.
UPDATE: Around 9 a.m. on Saturday, the Terre Haute Police Department responded to the Statesman Inn room 144 at 1407 N 3rd Street. Officers found Randall Norton Jr, 21, with multiple stab wounds to his back and abdomen.
Update: The Washington Police Department is looking to speak with a person of interest in an ongoing death investigation.
Thanksgiving is a time to spend with family. For some people the term family goes beyond their children.
Thursday night’s church fire in Prairie Creek in Vigo County was still smoldering Friday afternoon.
UPDATE: An assault on Friday around 2 p.m. leaves one man seriously injured. Terre Haute Police responded to the 2100 block of Locust Street in Terre Haute after a report of a battery.