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Family's home goes up in flames

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HIALEAH, Fla. (WSVN) -- A South Florida family is OK after the ceiling of their home caught fire.

The blaze broke out at around 5:30 p.m. Thursday at a home along East Sixth Avenue and 19th Street. Investigators said the fire tore through the kitchen scorching a hole in the ceiling.

Rescue crews extinguished the blaze and kept the fire from spreading. Investigators said roof repairs may have sparked the blaze.

The Red Cross is now assisting the family of five.

No one was hurt.


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