Six children escape fire

February 10, 2011

Six children under age 15 escaped safely from their home in the 2500 block of West Washington Street in Indianapolis as it went up in flames Wednesday night. One of the children was making chicken nuggets when a pan full of grease caught fire, starting the blaze. Neither parent was home. Authorities estimate about $100,000 worth of damage was done to the house, which is divided into apartments.