Two people dead, one person hospitalized after fire in Zanesville

House fire claims the life of two people in Zanesville, COURTESY: WHIZ-TV

ZANESVILLE OH., (WCMH) — Two people are dead and another was transported to the hospital after a house fire in Zanesville, WHIZ reports.

It happened Saturday around 5:35am in the area of 1647 Spruce Street.

Fire officials told WHIZ that the home was fully engulfed when they arrived on scene.

Two people were killed in the fire and another was taken to a local hospital and later released.

The Zanesville Fire Department said the cause of the fire remains under investigation at this time. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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