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Fire causes heavy damage to Paragould duplex

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

Several emergency crews were called out to a fire in Paragould late Tuesday night.

According to the Paragould Fire Department, firefighters were called to a fire at a duplex in the 500-block of W. Court Street around 11:45 p.m.

Paragould Fire Department Captain Kerry Murray tells Region 8 News there were no injuries reported as a result of the fire. One part of the duplex was empty, while crews evacuated those out of the other part safely.

Heavy damage was done to the structure. 

The cause of the fire has not been determined, but the fire department will do more investigating into the incident Wednesday.

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