Family displaced after fire in Florence

Source: Florence Fire Department
Source: Florence Fire Department

FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) - A family has been displaced after a fire in Florence.

It happened Thursday afternoon around 3 p.m. in the 200 block of White Pine Circle.

A resident called 911 to report that she had a fire in her home and was getting everyone out.  When initial companies arrived on scene, they found a one story single family home with heavy smoke and fire showing.  Crews were able to aggressively attack the fire and brought it under control in twenty minutes.

There is no preliminary dollar loss, but the home was severely damaged. There were no injuries to civilians or firefighters at the fire. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

The Red Cross is assisting the displaced family. A total of 19 firefighters operated on the scene for 2.5 hrs.

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