YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — Youngstown firefighters had their hands full battling a vacant house fire on the city’s South Side early Tuesday morning.
The fire broke out around 1:30 a.m. at a house on Delason Avenue, near Market Street.
The intense heat and flames damaged the shingles of a house next door.
Two people inside the neighboring home got out safely.
Firefighters said they believe the fire was intentionally set.
Damage to the occupied home is estimated at about $1,500.