Ice formed on fire hoses Tuesday as crews battled a house fire in the 19-hundred block of Indianapolis Boulevard in Whiting Tuesday. Firefighters from Whiting and East Chicago responded responded around 10 am. The homeowner tells today's Times her husband, tired from a long night of work, fell asleep, forgetting about a pot boiling on the stove. She was at work when she got the call her house was on fire. Her husband reportedly got out okay. An employee at the Walgreen's across the street is said to have spotted smoke, telling a Coca-Cola delivery man who ran over and pounded on the door.