Area fire departments battled a structure fire this morning.
It happened at 3770 Frazeysburg Road near Northpointe Drive. Lieutenant Joe Hunt of the Falls Township Fire Department said the call come into the station around 10:50 a.m. with possible entrapment inside the home.
Lt. Hunt said the damage on the fire floor was moderate to severe. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
"We were dispatched and Zanesville was dispatched also. We arrived on the scene at the same time. Had heavy smoke pushing out the first floor of the residence, the fire was contained, the occupant was out, we've got no injuries. Fire was contained to the first floor," Lt. Hunt.