East Cleveland house fire closes RTA stop temporarily

EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The East Cleveland Fire department rushed to extinguish a severe house fire early Thursday morning.

The blaze started at a home on Elberon Avenue around 3 a.m.

Firefighters say the three-story house was "engulfed in flames," and is destroyed.

The woman who lived in the house was unharmed, and the Red Cross is providing her with assistance.

The fire department re-opened the RTA bus stop at 13113 Superior Ave that was closed temporarily while crews worked on the scene.

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