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Three People Escape House Fire

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Three people escaped without injuries this afternoon from a house fire in the 1800 block of W. Katella, but the house suffered significant damage, especially to the garage and attic.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Three people escaped without injuries this afternoon from a house fire in the 1800 block of W. Katella, but the house suffered significant damage, especially to the garage and attic.

According to the Springfield Fire Department, preliminary findings point to fireplace ashes that were disposed in the garage by a wall as the cause of the fire.

The blaze, which was reported at 3:18 p.m., was at 1828 W. Katella.

The mother and child of the family that lived there escaped first, according to a fire department spokesman, and the father came out later. All were uninjured.

An investigation into the fire is ongoing.
 
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