Fire near Wellsville destroys car, damages home

House and car fire, Near Wellsville, Aug. 30, 2015
Firefighters mop up after a car fire spreads to a house in Yellow Creek Township in Columbiana County. Aug. 30, 2015. (Courtesy of The Morning Journal).

WELLSVILLE, Ohio (WKBN) – Investigators are looking for the cause of a fire that destroyed a car and damaged a nearby house near Wellsville Saturday.

The Morning Journal reports that flames from the Oldsmobile Aurora spread to an adjacent porch along Rocky Run Road in Yellow Creek Township. Flames then moved up to the attic of the house.

The car was destroyed but the interior of the house had mainly smoke and water damage.

Highlandtown volunteer fire crews got to the scene first. Three other departments assisted. There’s no cause for the fire.

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