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Fire Wrecks Home in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Fire tore through a home in Wilkes-Barre Sunday afternoon.

The fire chief said two people were inside the home on Mill street when flames broke out shortly before 1 p.m. They made it out safely.

One firefighter was slightly hurt when the roof collapsed.

It took more than two hours to put the fire out.

The American Red Cross is helping the family of four left homeless by the fire.

Investigators are looking into what caused the fire.


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