Fire causes 40 thousand dollars damage in Tate Twp.

TATE TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A fire late this afternoon caused 40 thousand dollars damage to a home in Tate Township just outside Bethel in Clermont County.

The fire hit a wood-frame ranch on Starling Road.  No one was home, but a neighbor noticed the fire and called it in.

Bethel-Tate firefighters were able to keep the damage mostly to the bedroom at the rear of the home where the fire started.

They haven't determined what caused the fire. FOX19 will continue to update the story as more information becomes available.

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