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Hicksville church building catches fire

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA21) - A classroom building next to St. Michael Catholic church in Hicksville, Ohio caught fire Wednesday evening.

Hicksville Police Chief Mark Denning said firefighters brought the blaze under control in about 30 minutes. Two children and a teacher were examined by medics. The children were treated for possible smoke inhalation and were sent home.

Church staff posted a note to parishioners on social media explaining the fire happened in the CCD building near the church and that staff members quickly evacuated the building.

It's unclear how much damage the fire caused.

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