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Fire tears through home on Lillie Street

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) – A fire severely damaged a house in the 4500 block of Lillie Street Wednesday morning.

One person was in the home when the flames broke out, shortly after 10 a.m. That person was taken to a local hospital and treated for smoke inhalation.

Firefighters with the Fort Wayne Fire Department extinguished the fire.

There was no immediate indication of the cause.

Jonathan Shelley

Jonathan Shelley is the news director at WPTA TV, which he joined in 2016 following nine years in a similar role in New Orleans and previous news management positions in Oklahoma City and Las Vegas.

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