Morning house fire leaves two without a home


MATTOON — Mattoon firefighters put out a fire in the 900 block of North 10th Street Friday morning.

No one was home at the time.

Crews contained the fire to a utility closet and the attic area.

A lot of smoke and water damage throughout the home.

It took firefighters about 2 hours to clear the scene.

Cause is said to be accidental.

The two people who live in the home is currently displaced after the fire.

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