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FD: 5 displaced after house fire in Evanston

Posted: 9:05 AM, Mar 19, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-19 13:05:01Z

CINCINNATI -- Five people are displaced after their Evanston home caught fire Tuesday morning, according to the Cincinnati Fire Department.

The house, located at 3324 Trimble Avenue, caught fire before 6:26 a.m. Everyone inside was able to get out before firefighters arrived. First responders transported one person to a hospital because they were having trouble breathing.

The fire went up to the third floor of the home, and officials estimate the fire caused $50,000 in damage.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but officials believe the fire was caused by a candle.

The American Red Cross is helping the people who are displaced.