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Cause of fire near Farmersville remains under investigation; Fire fighters treated for heat-related problems

Published: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 @ 12:16 AM
Updated: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 @ 1:07 AM

Crews responded to the 400 block of Carolyn Drive near Farmersville Tuesday around 11:30 p.m.

UPDATE @ 1: 07 a.m.:

The cause of a fire in a single-story residence near Farmersville is currently unknown.

Initial investigation found that the fire affected the kitchen, dining room and attic area.

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The smoke detectors in the residence were functional, and a resident was able to escape from the fire without injury. 

Some fire fighters were treated for heat-related problems at the scene. 


Crews are searching for the cause of a house fire Monday night in the 400 block of Carolyn Drive near Farmersville.

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The fire was reported about 11:30 p.m. There have been no reports of any injury.

We’re hearing the fire is under control.

We have a crew on the way. We will update this developing report as we learn more.

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