Flames ravage Newburgh Heights street

(Cuyahoga County) - Three homes and a garage went up in flames Monday afternoon on Pearse Avenue in Newburgh Heights.

Police Chief John Majoy says its appears the blaze began in the home at 4513 Pearse with the flames spreading to three other structures.

Firefighters from neighboring communities were quickly called in to help. Majoy says there were no major injuries, but one evacuee suffered an asthma attack and was taken to a hospital. She's expected to be alright.

Majoy says the State Fire Marshal will assist in the investigation, and expects it may take a while to determine the cause of the blaze.

(Photos by Ken Robinson/WTAM)

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