4 people escape Adams Ave. house fire

Wednesday , January 17, 2018 - 1:17 PM1 comment

CASIE FORBES, Standard-Examiner Staff

An adult, three children and four dogs escaped a house fire Wednesday afternoon, according to tweets from the Ogden Fire Department.

Seventeen firefighters from Ogden and Northview fire departments were dispatched at 12:43 p.m. to 335 Adams Ave., where crews reported heavy flames, according to tweets from OFD.

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“Crews initially were in a defensive strategy, but have now transitioned to an offensive strategy,” according to an OFD tweet

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The fire, which was extinguished at approximately 1:20 p.m., caused an estimated $100,000 in damages to the home. Crews stayed on scene to perform salvage and overhaul procedures, according to OFD tweets. 

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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