No one was injured during a house fire this morning on the city's near north side, the Fort Wayne Fire Department said.
Fort Wayne firefighters arrived at 1720 Alabama Ave. to find the porch of a two-story home engulfed in flames, the fire department said in a statement.
One person was home at the time of the fire, it said, and was able to escape before firefighters arrived. A cat was rescued from the home by firefighters.
The fire was under control in 16 minutes, the statement said.