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Firefighters were able to quickly contain and extinguish the fire. The cause of the fire is accidental and attributed to a electrical malfunction. The family of four is displaced as a result of fire damage and will be making their own temporary living arrangements.
Fire loss is estimated at $50,000. No civilian injuries reported, however, one firefighter sustained injuries from a trip and fall. Injuries are not considered serious.