SEVERE WX: Winter Weather Advisory View Alerts

No injuries after house fire in Terre Haute

A photo showing the damage from an early morning house fire on Gilbert Avenue in Terre Haute. (WTHI Photo, Richard Solomon)

An early morning house fire in Terre Haute is under investigation.

Posted: Nov. 10, 2018 9:49 AM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - An early morning house fire in Terre Haute is under investigation.

The Terre Haute Fire Department was called to a home on Gilbert Avenue around 2:30 Saturday morning.

Fire officials say when they arrived the home was fully engulfed in flames.

They've declared the house a total loss. A neighbor on-scene told News 10 the flames grew so large, they started to hit a nearby house.

Officials say one man was home when the fire started. He was able to get out safely.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but fire officials say the fire isn't suspicious.

Article Comments

Terre Haute
Broken Clouds
22° wxIcon
Hi: 40° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 10°
Robinson
Overcast
22° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 12°
Indianapolis
Overcast
22° wxIcon
Hi: 37° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 10°
Rockville
Broken Clouds
22° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 27°
Feels Like: 10°
Casey
Clear
18° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 5°
Brazil
Broken Clouds
22° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 10°
Marshall
Broken Clouds
22° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 10°
An OK Saturday, a Slippery Sunday
WTHI Planner
WTHI Temps
WTHI Radar

Latest Video

Image

The Exotic Feline Rescue Center grew by three

Image

Visitor restrictions are now in place at Good Samaritan Hospital

Image

Kroger donated over $4,000 to Catholic Charities

Image

Work being done on Towne South Plaza sign

Image

Community members prepare to pay respects to Navy service member

Image

Segment Three In The Paint

Image

Segment Two In The Paint

Image

Segment One In The Paint

Image

Melanie Boeglin

Image

Kent Chezem

WTHI Events