Two found dead in Van Wert house fire

Local News

Two people have died in Van Wert after a home caught fire Friday morning.

Fire Crews were dispatched to 328 North Market Street during the early morning hours. They arrived to find two people dead inside the home. 

A third person was seen being treated in an ambulance. They do not appear to be seriously hurt. 

The cause of the fire and its connection to the deaths are still under investigation.

There is visible damage to the upper floor of the house. A former resident of the home told NewsChannel 15 that there are multiple apartments in the house.

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