Fire causes major damage to home in Burlington

A family in Burlington needs to find a new place to live after a large fire severely damaged their home on Apollo Court on Sunday afternoon.

The first crews arriving on the scene found heavy fire in the attic. 5 engines and 2 ladder trucks were used.  The fire was brought under control quickly after crews arrived.

The Red Cross was requested to provide temporary help for 3 adults and 4 children.

No injuries were reported.  The fire chief says the fire appears to be accidental in nature.

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