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Fire started by child displaces local families

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CASSVILLE (WKOW) -- The Grant County Sheriff's Department says a fire intentionally set by a child has displaced a Cassville family.

A news release from the department indicates the child set the fire Sunday afternoon on a bed in an upstairs bedroom, and the home suffered minor to moderate smoke and water damage before Cassville firefighters put out the fire.

The Red Cross is assisting the family.

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