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Monday, April 8, 2013
Roanoke firefighters quickly extinguished a house fire Saturday night in the 2600 block of Weaver Road Southwest.
No one was injured, but the homeowner was displaced and stayed with a neighbor overnight, according to fire officials.
Fire-EMS responded to the fire at about 9:09 p.m., spotting light smoke showing from the eaves of the house and discovering the fire in a small kitchenette on the second floor. They had the fire under control by 9:29 p.m.
The house had smoke damage throughout the upstairs, with some water damage downstairs. Damage is estimated at $30,000.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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