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House fire forces evacuations in West Philly

Friday, February 08, 2013

Officials say a vacant house fire forced evacuation of four neighboring homes in West Philadelphia Friday morning.

The fire broke out around 6:00 a.m. at the intersection of 58th and Walnut Streets.

Officials say the fire started in the vacant house and spread to four other homes that were occupied.

There are no reports of any injuries.

The fire has been placed under control and investigators are trying to determine what caused the blaze.

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