1300 Grant Ave. House Fire
March 16, 2017 - Fort Wayne Fire Department units responded to a house fire in the 1300 block of Grant. On arrival the first fire unit found heavy fire involvement in the rear of the home. After initial knockdown of the fire, FWFD crews extinguished the remaining fire from inside the home, performed search and rescue operations, and salvage and overhaul. The fire was under control in 10 minutes. No occupants were reported to be home at the time of the fire. The home suffered heavy fire damage, and moderate smoke and water damage. The fire is under investigation. The FWFD was assisted by FWPD, TRAA, NIPSCO, AEP, and Neighborhood Code Enforcement.