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Discarded smoking material blamed for Raleigh house fire

Posted September 22, 2010 6:54 a.m. EDT

— Improperly discarded smoking material is being blamed for a Raleigh house fire at 4105 Pittsford Road early Wednesday.

Four people were displaced in the fire, which started on the outside of the house in the carport area and damaged 5 percent of the house, according a fire department report.

Nearly 30 firefighters responded to the scene. No other information was released.