AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An overnight house fire has killed two adults and two young girls in Akron, Ohio.
Multiple media reports say the fire broke out about 1:30 a.m. Saturday when a caller reported people were trapped inside the house.
Media reports say one 12-year-old girl was rescued and a woman escaped by jumping from an attic window in the three-story house.
City spokeswoman Ellen Lander says the adults were a man and woman and the girls were about 7 or 8 years old.
The children attended Akron city schools. District spokesman Mark Williamson said counselors will be available at their schools next week.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
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