Tue., 2:17pm: Warren woman escapes house fire

WARREN — City fire crews were called out to battle a Tuesday morning blaze at a home at 518 Third St.

Officials said the owner, Marjorie Smith, was awakened and able to get out of the burning residence unharmed.

They said the fire started around 5:30 a.m. along an exterior wall but spread to a bedroom and throughout the single story home causing about $25,000 in damage.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.