Fire destroys family's home in Springfield Twp.

SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WTVG) - A family's home was destroyed by a fire overnight.

It happened just before 4:00 AM on Favony Avenue in Springfield Township.

Heavy smoke and flames were shooting out of the roof.

Officials say a portion of the back of the house was destroyed.

Lucas County Sheriff’s deputies say a family lives inside but they all made it out safely.