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Nine displaced by Durham fire

Posted November 24, 2013
Updated November 25, 2013

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— Investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire at a Durham home Sunday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to 207 N. Driver Street shortly before 12:30 p.m. when the fire started.

Three adults and four children who were at the home when the fire broke out made it out safely.

Investigators said there were no operating smoke detectors in the home.

The local chapter of the American Red Cross is assisting those displaced by the fire.  Two other adults also lived at the home, authorities said.

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  • anneonymousone Nov 25, 2013

    It's an incomplete edit, Obamacare. It is possible to send e-mail to the webmaster about such typos; the people who screen comments are in a different department and have different duties.

  • Obamacare for one and all Nov 25, 2013

    "Firefighters were called to 207 N. Driver Street shortly before 12:30 p.m. when the fire broke started."

    What in the heck is a fire broke?