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Huntsville Fire & Rescue extinguishes early morning house fire

By Kait Newsum,


HUNTSVILLE, Ala. ( WHNT ) — Huntsville Fire & Rescue (HFR) was on the scene of a structure fire in north Huntsville early Wednesday morning.

Trent Bennett with HFR confirmed with News 19 that five HFR fire engines were on the scene fighting the blaze of a home on East Tucker Drive.

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According to the District Chief on the scene, HFR received the call around 8:45 a.m. When firefighters arrived, they found the house fully involved.


Everyone inside the house was able to make it out, officials said. There were no injuries to residents or firefighters.

A vehicle near the home also caught fire.

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Though the fire has been extinguished, crews will continue to put out hotspots. It is not known at this time if the house is a total loss, and an investigation into the cause of the fire is currently underway.

The Huntsville Police Department and HEMSI also responded to the scene to assist.

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