NORTH ROYALTON, Ohio -- The lone occupant of a home on Akins Road in North Royalton was unharmed in an early morning house fire Thursday.
The fire was reported around 4 a.m. in the 4000 block of Akins Road.
The fire was contained to one room of the home and a smoke detector woke up the resident, giving them time to escape the fire, fire crews said.
No damage was visible from outside the home, a Channel 3 News crew observed.
The North Royalton Fire Department is investigating the fire.