Akron house fire 911: 'That house is gone'

Chilling 911 call of Fultz Street fire

AKRON - Police have released 911 audio from a third-party call on the Akron house fire that killed seven early Monday.

The call came from a neighbor on Hillcrest Street, which runs south of Fultz Street where the fire occurred.

The caller tells dispatch that, though the house was fully engulfed in flames, she couldn't see anyone standing on the street and didn't know if anyone was inside the home.

She also says, "That house is gone" at one point.

Listen to the full call in the player above.

Akron Police tell WKYC that five children and two adults were killed in the fire. Fire officials also said a pet was killed.

Arson investigators were called to the home, though officials said a cause of the fire has not been determined.

Listen to the 911 call below: 

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