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Fast-moving house fire injures man in Mayfair

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Investigators are working to determine the cause of a fire that injured a man in Mayfair.

The blaze broke out before 6:00 a.m. Wednesday at a home in the 3000 block of Tyson Avenue.

Crews arrived to find flames shooting from rear kitchen area on the first floor of a two-story home.

Fire officials say it took about 15 minutes to get the situation under control.

A 34-year-old man was taken to an area hospital to be treated for smoke inhalation.

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