Investigation underway for cause of porch fire in Crawford County

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Fire rips thru a duplex leaving some people without a place to live.

Crews were called to the 11 thousand block of Pettis Road in Crawford County around 4:30 Sunday afternoon. The fire reportedly started on the back porch and spread to some plastic totes on the porch. Flames then spread up the side of the house to the attic. Everyone inside was able to make it out safely. The Red Cross was called to help the families living there.

No word on how the fire started.

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