Mini-van fire that spread to home investigated as arson

MIDDLEBURY, Ind. -- Investigators are calling a van fire that spread to a nearby home arson.

The fire started around 11 p.m. on Pine Cone Drive in Middlebury.

The family who lives there said they heard an explosion and rushed outside.

Flames spread quickly and all they could do was stand and watch as their home burned.

The family received help from the Red Cross.

Damage to the home is extensive.

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