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Basement Fire Displaces Rock Island Family


The Rock Island Fire Department was called to a basement fire at 1015 14th Ave., just after 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 31, 2013.

Once on scene, fire crews found a small fire in the basement and were able to quickly put it out with a hose.

Fire officials say 2 adults and a child were home at the time of the fire and were the ones who called 9-1-1.

There was considerable smoke damage and the Red Cross was called in to assist the family with living arrangements.

No injuries were reported to the residents or the firefighters.

The RIFD Fire Marshall's Office is investigating.