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Firefighters battle house fire on CR E in Wauseon

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We are following breaking news, multiple fire departments are on the scene of a house fire on County Road E in Wauseon.

The fire started around 5:20 this morning. When crews arrived on the scene flames were shooting out of the roof.

Firefighters on the scene tell 13abc they are facing an uphill battle, there are no hydrants in the area so crews are trucking in water using tanker trucks. Multiple departments are on the scene and the bitter cold is an additional challenge for crews.

A warming trailer is set up to give firefighters some reprieve. As for the home, a firefighters says multiple people were home at the time but made it out safely.

At this point, it appears the home is a total loss. A cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Stick with 13abc and 13abc.com for updates on this breaking news.

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