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House fire in St. Cloud displaces 9

The fire is believed to be accidental.

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ST. CLOUD -- A St. Cloud house fire Saturday displaced nine residents, according to a St. Cloud Fire Department report. There were no injuries.

Damage to the three-story rooming house was estimated at $120,000, according to the report. The house's second and third floors and attic were damaged. The fire department and St. Cloud Police Department assisted with evacuations. The Red Cross assisted displaced residents.

The fire is believed to be accidental, starting near a baseboard heater and is under investigation, according to the report.

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