Authorities say 3 children killed in Ohio house fire

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JEROMESVILLE, OH (WCMH) — Officials say three children died after an early morning fire in Ashland County, Ohio. 

According to a spokesperson with the Ashland County EMA, at about 12:44am, Monday, firefighters were called to a home in the 200 block of Township Road 1550, in Jeromesville, on the report of a fire. 

Firefighters say a 2-year-old, a 4-year-old and a 12-year-old died in the fire. 

No information was released on any other injuries. 

Investigators with the Ohio State Fire Marshal’s Office are working to determine a cause of the fire. 

The Red Cross has been called to the scene to assist

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