An Akron man got out of his home, after it caught fire last night on Preston Avenue.
The Akron Fire Department tells AkronNewsNow that it started at just after 11:30 on Tuesday night.
NewsChannel 5 reports that the fire started on the second floor of the home, in a bedroom.
Neighbors say flames were shooting out of a second floor window when firefighters got to the home.
The fire department has no reports of injuries.
It's not believed that weather caused the fire, which is still under investigation.
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