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EFD: Cat killed in house fire on Harmony Way

Crews determine fire to be accidental
Published: Jun. 3, 2021 at 11:08 AM CDT|Updated: Jun. 3, 2021 at 3:30 PM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Dispatch confirms that crews responded to a house fire in the 1400 block of Harmony Way on Thursday morning.

Officials with the Evansville Fire Department tell our crew on scene that when they arrived to the two-story home, smoke was showing from the upstairs windows.

Fire crews say the fire was extinguished in about five minutes, and damage was contained to the upstairs apartment.

They say nobody was home at the time of the fire, but one cat was killed.

According to officials, the homeowner is going to be displaced.

They say the fire started upstairs, and it was determined to be accidental.

EFD officials are still investigating.

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