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January 19, 2014

Corbin firefighters battle two blazes

CORBIN — By Becky Killian

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Firefighters were called to two house fires in Corbin Saturday, according to reports issued by the Corbin Fire Department.

The first fire occurred at about 2 p.m. at a home at 1105 Scenic View Heights. When firefighters arrived, they saw smoke and fire along the front of the home. Eight firefighters battled the blaze.

The second fire happened at about 8 p.m. at a vacant house at 301 Ford Ave. The house was destroyed.

Ten firefighters responded to the Ford Avenue fire. When they arrived, the house was engulfed in flames, the report indicated.

It appeared the fire damaged the siding on a house located on an adjacent property.

No injuries were reported from either fire and the fires are under investigation.

 

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