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5 adults, 2 children escape College Hill fire

COLLEGE HILL, OH (FOX19) -

Fire crews were called to a house fire Monday morning in College Hill.

Flames broke out in the 6000 block of Capri Drive just before 9 a.m.

Heavy smoke was showing from the home when crews arrived. Five adults and two children who occupied the home were able to make it out safely.

Investigators say the fire appears to have originated in a bedroom and extended to the attic and roof structure.

One occupant of the home was transported to the hospital via Cincinnati Fire Department Medic Unit with unknown injuries. There were no fire fighter injuries. The cause is under investigation.

Damage is estimated at $40,000. 

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