Two evacuated after morning house fire in Lexington, no one injured

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Posted at 8:22 AM, Dec 27, 2021

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Two adults had to be evacuated after a home caught fire in Lexington.

Firefighters received a call at around 7:23 a.m. of smoke in the area of E. Fourth and Ohio Streets. The people inside the house were evacuated when firefighters got to the scene.

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The Lexington Fire Department says the fire was contained to the exterior crawl space wall and that it only took a few minutes to put out the fire.

Investigators are on the scene and will determine what caused the fire.