Witnesses: Woman jumps off roof to escape house fire; two injured, dog killed in fire

Witnesses: Woman jumps off roof to escape fire; 2 injured, 1 dog killed

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Cleveland firefighters were on the scene of a house fire that left one woman stranded on her roof.

Witnesses say the woman jumped off the roof in an attempt to save her own life.

FIRE LEAVES WOMAN STRANDED ON ROOF
FIRE LEAVES WOMAN STRANDED ON ROOF

Two people, including the woman, were taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation. Officials on the scene said that they are expected to make a full recovery.

First responders say that a dog was killed in the fire.

The Cleveland Fire Department says that an initial investigation revealed a space heater likely caused the fire.

It caught a couch on fire, according to fire officials.

The blaze started around 7:30 a.m. In the 3000 block of East 113th St.

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