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Early morning fire destroys West Frankfort home

WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) - Fire has destroyed a home at 318 North Horn Street in West Frankfort early this morning.

An official with the local fire department says the fire was called in around 1 a.m.

When West Frankfort fire crews arrived at the scene flames were shooting out of almost every window of the 1-story wood house.

No one was currently living in the house. Investigators say the family that did live there was in the process of moving out and power was not running to the structure.

Fire crews were on the scene till around 5 this morning. When fighting the fire they had the help of local fire departments from Benton, Johnson City and Ziegler.

No one was injured in the fire or fighting the fire.

As of 6:20 a.m. there is no cause of the fire, but according to the fire department it's not considered a suspicious fire.

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