INDIANAPOLIS - Two homes were damaged in a fire on the city’s north side Monday evening.
Crews responded to a home in the 3900 block of Boulevard Place just before 8 p.m., officials with the Indianapolis Fire Department said.
Firefighters fought humid temperatures to control the fire and keep it from spreading to nearby houses.
Damage to the home was estimated at $40,000, officials said. The exterior of a second home was damaged by radiant heat to the siding. Damage to that home was estimated at $10,000.
Crews were able to get the fire under control in 25 minutes. IFD said there were no working smoke detectors in the home.
There were no reports of injuries.
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