Careless smoking ignites Hamilton fire

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - A Hamilton home caught fire Sunday evening, and investigators say careless smoking is to blame.

Flames broke out in the 1600 block of Ray Combs Avenue around 6:30 p.m.

The fire was contained to the first floor of the two-story residence.

No one was injured, and about $15,000 in damage was reported. Two adults and a 13-mont-old child were displaced as a result of the fire.

Investigators say careless smoking caused the couch to ignite.

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