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Crews respond to house fire near Kings Grant area

The fire broke out around 8 Thursday night on Cheryl Lane. The fire broke out around 8 Thursday night on Cheryl Lane.
County fire crews responded to the fire, and are continuing to put out hot spots in the home. County fire crews responded to the fire, and are continuing to put out hot spots in the home.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) – Emergency crews responded to a house fire in the Kings Grant area Thursday night.

The fire broke out around 8:00 p.m. at 1129 Cheryl Lane. Officials say the fire started in the  front living room.

Crews were able to knockdown the flames almost immediately upon arrival, but the house maintained heavy smoke damage.

An investigation is being conducted to find out how the fire started. The family living in the home has been displaced and is being assisted by the Red Cross.

Five county units and two city units responded to the fire.

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