Fire damage to north side home estimated at $300,000


A Saturday afternoon fire caused extensive damage to a home on the north side.

The fire at 7874 Clearwater Cove Dr. was reported at 12:25 pm. Flames were reported visible from the roof of the home when firefighters arrived.

It took about 20 minutes to bring the fire under control. Damage was estimated at $300,000.

One firefighter was transported to IU Health Methodist Hospital with what IFD called a slight injury.

The occupants of the home were away at the time of the fire. The cause is under investigation.