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Family of Four Displaced by South Hill Structure Fire; Dogs and Rabbits Okay

SPOKANE, Wash.- Spokane firefighters said two adults and two children were displaced Thursday morning after their home caught on fire. It happened in the 700 block of South Ray. According to fire investigators the cause was an electrical problem.

The fire spread quickly, starting at around 6:30 a.m. Thursday. Fire crews arrived on scene quickly and were able to get it extinguished before it spread. The home was seriously damaged and the family of four said they'll be staying with friends while they make repairs on their home. There was a dog and several rabbits in the home, Spokanimal has been contacted to care for those pets until the family can take them.

There was another fire at Fourth and Freya, which is nearby the South Ray fire. Fire investigators say it broke out at around the same time, and they are calling that fire suspicious.

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