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Crews battling house fire in Fairfield Twp.

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FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) -

Crews are currently battling a house fire in Fairfield Twp.

The fire broke out just after 5:00 a.m. in the 2000 block of Fairfax Avenue. No injuries have been reported. Police say everyone got out of the house safely.

The fire crew believe that a wood burning stove caused the fire, damaging the attic. 

Crews say there was $10,000 in damages and the Red Cross has been brought in to help the residents.

Fire chief tells FOX19 the chimney has not been cleaned for a while and there were no batteries in the smoke detector. 

FOX19 is at the scene and will continue to update the story as more information becomes available.

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