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House fire in Merrill

MERRILL (WAOW) - The Merrill Fire Department was called to a house fire on Genesee Street in Merrill.

A captain of the Merrill Fire Department says crews contained the fire to the basement.

He says no one was in the home at the time.

Officials say there was some smoke damage throughout the home and extensive fire damage in the basement.

Officials say the cause of fire is unknown.

No injuries were reported.

Crews from Pine River Fire Department, Corning Fire Department and Tomahawk EMS were also on scene.
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