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Tuesday fire destroys East Brainerd home

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 A Tuesday afternoon fire destroyed an East Brainerd home. Around 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, a 9-1-1 call was made reporting a house fire at 2512 Quail Nest Drive. 

Tri-Community Volunteer Fire Department responded and arrived on the scene reporting heavy fire on the back side of the house and in the attic. Additional fire departments assisted with extinguishing the fire. 

Officials reported the fire started on the back porch, but cannot make a determination currently on the cause of the fire. No injuries were reported, but a dog did die in the fire. 

Damages are estimated at $150, 000 dollars. The home owner is insured and the insurance company will be handling the families immediate needs. 

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