Two separate fires have broken out in Northeast Ohio Wednesday afternoon, destroying a house in Lorain and a barn in Rittman.
Lorain Fire Department is currently battling a house fire in the 3700 block of Dallas Avenue.
Lorain Fire Dept still putting water on a destroyed house. Chief says firefighters haven’t been able to get inside yet because it was fully involved when they arrived. No far, no injuries they know about.
Kevin Barry (@KevinBarryWEWS) -July 4th, 2018
According to authorities on scene, the fire department was called for a house fully engulfed at approximately 4:00 p.m.
There are no reports of injuries or a cause of the fire at this time.
Lorain Fire Department is still on scene battling the flames and will be investigate the cause of the fire.
In a separate incident Rittman Fire Department was called to the scene of a barn fire on Acme Road at approximately 4:30 p.m.
Happening now. Barn fire on Acme Rd. Rittman. @WEWS @theclarinoot
Angela Lukehart (@mrslukehart) July 4th, 2018
Photos sent to News 5 show the fire may have spread to a car near the barn.
There is no report of injures or a cause of the fire at this time.