Basement fire damages Fishers residence

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Fishers firefighters are investigating a Tuesday evening house fire.

Firefighters arrived at 12837 Pennington Rd. to find the home evacuated and smoke showing from basement windows.

The preliminary investigation indicates that a youth called 911 to report a fire in the basement and that an adult neighbor was attempting to put it out with a household fire extinguisher. 

No injuries were reported. Investigators haven't announced an estimate of damage.