Man killed in Alliance house fire

Man killed in Alliance house fire

ALLIANCE, OH (WOIO) - One person was killed in an early morning house fire in Alliance.

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Monday at 736 Wade Avenue.

A man and woman were inside the home at the time of the fire. The man was killed, but the woman managed to escape by jumping out a window.

When firefighters arrived on the scene, the woman was lying in the street. She is now being treated at Akron Children's Hospital.

One firefighter was treated and released from a local hospital after he was injured falling off a burning staircase.

The cause remains under investigation.

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