Home ruled total loss after Tuesday morning fire

LIMA — A house fire was ruled a total loss Tuesday morning at a home on Allentown Road near the Conant Road intersection.

Spencerville Fire Chief Dave Evans said the department was dispatched to the home located at 9285 Allentown Road at 10:45 a.m. A resident who was at home at the time of the fire was able to get out of the home and was not injured. Firefighters were on the scene until about 2 p.m.

An estimate of the damage was not available late Tuesday and the cause of the fire was still under investigation.

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Photo courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.
http://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2016/12/web1_Conant-Allentown-Fire-2-.jpgPhoto courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.

Photo courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.
http://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2016/12/web1_Conant-Allentown-Fire-3-.jpgPhoto courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.

Photo courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.
http://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2016/12/web1_Conant-Allentown-Fire-4-.jpgPhoto courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.

Photo courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.
http://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2016/12/web1_Conant-Allentown-Fire-1-.jpgPhoto courtesy of John Solomon
A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.

A fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown.
http://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2016/12/web1_Conant-Allentown-Fire-5-.jpgA fire rips through a home at Conant and Allentown. Photo courtesy of John Solomon