UPDATE: House Fire Closes Highway In Putnam County

2/21/18 – 6:42 A.M.
Update – 9:02 A.M (More information on fire)

Fire destroyed a home in northwest Putnam County this morning. The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office reports dispatchers received a 911 call from someone at 3734 State Route 634 just before 4 a.m. The caller said everyone in the home made it out okay.

Continental firefighters saw flames coming out of the home when they arrived. EMS crews treated one firefighter for minor smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

The blaze caused deputies to close State Route 634 between State Route 15 and Road D.