Residents escape east side duplex when fire spreads from 2 garages

(WTHR photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Residents of a home in the 400 block of North Denny Street on the city's east side escaped uninjured when fire broke out in two adjacent structures.

It happened just after midnight Friday morning near East Michigan Street and North Sherman Drive.

Investigators believe the fire began in a garage and spread to a second garage before extending to a duplex on the property.

The displaced family will stay with friends, for now, according to the IFD.

The cause of the fire is unknown.