Two people escape but six dogs die in west side house fire

Image courtesy Wayne Twp Fire Dept/Facebook

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Two people were able to escape from their burning home on the west side early Friday morning.

Firefighters from three departments were called to the two-story house on Southernwood Lane off Raceway Road the airport after 5:00 a.m.

The home sustained serious fire damage, according to a Wayne Township Fire message on Twitter.

A man jumped from the second floor of the home, and medics checked out both occupants at the scene.

Six dogs died in the fire.

Investigators have not determined what caused the fire, which also damaged two vehicles parked in the driveway.

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