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Officials: Child cooking starts house fire

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -- A Friday afternoon kitchen fire has left a family of six without a place to live.

The fire started just after 1 p.m. at a home on Wheeler Avenue in Chattanooga. Investigators say a child was cooking for siblings when the fire started.

Their mother was not at home, but arrived shortly after the fire started.

No one was hurt.

Officials say the fire caused about 10-thousand dollars in damage.

Red Cross was called to assist the family.

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