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Firefighters extinguish attic fire in Spokane home

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane firefighters are working to figure out what caused a fire in a split level home in the area of Augusta and Astor near Heath Park Monday evening.

The fire broke out around 7:15 p.m. Fire crews arrived and found fire coming from the attic of the home. Crews say the fire was contained to the attic space, and firefighters were able to quickly put it out before it spread to the rest of the home.

There were six people inside the home at the time of the fire. All of them were able to make it out of the house safely and no one was hurt.

The investigation into the cause of the fire is ongoing.

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