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Man jumps from burning OTR apartment building
OVER-THE-RHINE, Ohio (WKRC) -- A man jumps out of a second story window to escape his burning apartment building early Friday morning in Over-the-Rhine.
The fire broke out at the three-story apartment building on West McMicken near Stonewall Street at about 4:30 a.m. The freezing cold temperatures made it difficult to battle the flames.
The man who jumped was taken to the hospital with two broken ankles. Everyone else made it out safely and no one else was hurt.
Two families are looking for another place to stay.
Firefighters battle the freezing cold and the heat of the flames overnight. they are still looking into what started the fire.