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UPDATE: No one injured in Longview duplex fire

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A fire that damaged a Longview duplex is under control and all occupants made it out without injuries.

According to Longview fire officials, the fire in a duplex in the 1400 block of E. Timpson was started when a resident left something unattended on the stove. When the person came back into the kitchen it was on fire.

There were five people in the duplex at the time of the fire.

Investigators cite improper use of cooking device as a heating device as the cause of the fire.

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