(Photo Courtesy of the Times)
Two house fires in Lake County Thursday afternoon reportedly occurred within an hour of each other. The Times reports a home, at the northwest corner of 153rd Avenue and Colfax Street, in Cedar Lake Township was burned to the ground. The second fire, in the 500 block of Meadow Ridge Drive in Schererville, caused smoke and water damage to the home, with one corner of the residence sustaining heavy exterior damage, and several dogs were rescued as well, that according to the article. The cause of both fires have yet to be determined.
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