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Witnesses say kids ran from vacant house before it burned down

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 A massive house fire in a vacant house kept Toledo firefighters busy on Sunday evening. Fire broke out around 5:45 p.m. in the 1100 block of Newbury Street.

 The house was quickly consumed by fire when the flames reached the roof and firefighters went on the defensive to keep it from spreading to other homes.

It did spread to vacant houses on both sides, but caused only minor damages.

Witnesses reported seeing kids run out of the house shortly before the flames started. The home was a total loss and was demolished on Sunday evening.

The fire is still under investigation.

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