Firefighters from Richland and Columbia townships and Columbia City battled a house fire this morning in the 4000 block of West Whitley Road. Firefighters were called out about 1:24 a.m. and found an attic full of smoke and fire upon their arrival. Richland Township fire chief Steve Yann said the house and contents suffered extensive damage. There were no injuries. While the cause remains under investigation, Yann said electrical could not be ruled out.
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