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Rittman resident escapes house fire

RITTMAN, OH (WOIO) -

An early morning fire in Rittman.

It happened Tuesday just before 4 a.m. on E. Ohio Avenue.

Officials tell 19 Action News one person was asleep on the second floor, but was alerted by smoke detectors and was able to escape through a second story window onto a one-story roof.

There were no injuries.

The cause of the fire appears accidental, but an investigation is underway.

Red Cross was contacted to assist.

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