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Woman, 2 children hurt in mobile home fire in Delaware

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Two children and one adult are recovering after being injured during mobile home fire in Delaware.

The blaze broke out after 9:00 a.m. in the 300 block of Wildel Avenue in Minquadale.

It took firefighters 20 minutes to get the upper hand.

A woman in her 30s, and two children suffered smoke inhalation and were taken to Christiana Hosptial.

The woman was later transferred to Crozer Medical Center as a precaution.

Investigators determined that the fire started accidently while a child was playing with a lighter.

The damage is estimated to be about $10,000.

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