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Fire in Dunbar

| Monday, Sept. 28, 2009

A fire that was reported a little after 7 a.m. Saturday forced a family out of their Dunbar Township home.

Fayette County 911 said seven fire departments were sent to the fire on Cow Rock Road. Firefighters remained on the scene until almost 11:30 a.m.

Red Cross officials said they provided help for the family of five, which was home at the time of the fire but got out safely. The family includes three children, ages 11, 13, and 17, said the Red Cross.

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