Neighbors hear explosion before fire at Akron home
Dena Greer, newsnet5.com
11:02 AM, Jul 25, 2013
2:15 PM, Jul 25, 2013
AKRON, Ohio - Firefighters battled a house fire in Akron Thursday morning.
It was dispatched around 10:37 a.m. on Uhler Avenue. Neighbors told firefighters they heard an explosion and the house was on fire. Firefighters said they saw heavy black smoke from several blocks away as they crossed the Y-bridge.
Crews brought the fire under control and are searching for a cause.