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Deck, side of home damaged in propane-fueled fire

FARGO -- Flames engulfed the deck and the side of a Fargo home early Sunday morning.

Fargo Firefighters responded to a call at 12:30 a.m. of a house fire at 4679 San Juan Drive South in Fargo.

The fire was first noticed by a neighbor who saw flames on the home's deck.

A neighbor and one of the home's occupants attempted to extinguish the fire before the Fire Department arrived.

When the Fire Department arrived they discovered the deck fire was growing to the exterior of the home.

A propane gas grill was involved in the fire and was releasing propane.

Fargo Fire crews quickly put out the fire and turn off the propane tank.

All occupants were safely outside of the home.

No damage estimate is currently available.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

The Fargo Fire Department is reminding everyone to check their smoke detectors monthly and make sure all home occupants know how to exit their home in the event of a fire.