Hilliard Northwest News

Resident, pets rescued from Hilliard home fire

Norwich Township Fire Department rescued one woman and several family pets Jan. 16 from a fire at 3239 Scioto Farms Drive in Hilliard on the evening of Jan. 16.

According to the Hilliard Division of Police, a neighbor called 911 at 7:34 p.m. to report flames coming from the home. The fire fighters rescued a woman on the first floor along with several family pets. Within minutes, the Norwich Township Fire Department gained control of the fire.

The woman, Lisa Howells, was taken to OSU hospital with injuries.

The fire's cause is still under investigation by the Norwich Township Fire Department and the Hilliard Division of Police.