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West Shreveport home heavily damaged in fire


A West Shreveport home was heavily damaged after a fire Monday morning.

Firefighters say around 1 a.m. they responded to a report of a fire at a home in the 7900 block of Best Drive near Pines Road. When they arrived, firefighters found the utility room engulfed in flames. A family was home at the time of the fire but were able to get out safely.

It took firefighters less than 10 minutes to get the fire under control. Firefighters say the utility room has heavy fire damage and the kitchen has some smoke damage.

Officials say the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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