Terre Haute house fire considered suspicious, one treated for smoke inhalation

One person went back inside the apartment to rescue a dog.

Posted: May 30, 2019 12:49 PM
Updated: May 30, 2019 6:49 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - A Wednesday evening house fire in Terre Haute is being called suspicious.

The fire happened just before 6:00 near 19th Street and Washington Avenue.

Terre Haute Fire Chief Jeff Fisher told News 10 the fire remains under investigation, however, he says it is now considered suspicious.

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Fisher said one person went back inside the apartment to rescue a dog.

That person was taken to the hospital and treated for minor smoke inhalation.

We will bring you more information on this story as soon as it becomes available.

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