Electrical fire in south side home displaces family of ten

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.  {June 19, 2015}   An electrical fire has displaced a family following a Friday night fire along the 4900 block of Orion Ave,  which is just west of Emerson Avenue on the city’s south side.

IFD reported that an electrical issue developed out of the basement of the single story home sending the family of five adults and five children outside.

Firefighters were able to quickly bring the fire under control but not before the fire caused nearly $45,000 in damage. The investigation is still ongoing.