Two escape house fire near Speedway, but dog is missing

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Indianapolis and Wayne Township Firefighters fought a house fire at 18 Digby Ct around 2 AM this morning.

Tirso Aquino told firefighters he was up watching TV when he heard a loud pop on the porch and saw fire. He awakened Jose Agustin Velazquez and they both evacuated the house. They were not injured, but their dog, Roxy, is missing.

The house, located adjacent to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway track, had an estimated $40,000 in damages.