Vacant home sustains heavy damages in Florence fire

Photo credit: Florence Fire/EMS
Photo credit: Florence Fire/EMS

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A vacant home in Florence, Ky. has sustained heavy damage following a fire on Tuesday afternoon.

Fire crews were called to the 300 block of Deer Trace on Tuesday following reports of a shed being on fire.

Upon arrival, fire companies found the shed and a nearby one story home to be heavily involved in a fire.

Firefighters say that initial attempts to fight the blaze from the inside of the home were unsuccesful due to the heavy volume of fire.

Crews say the building sustained heavy damage following the blaze. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

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