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Couch cushions catch fire at duplex in north Tyler

It took crews about nine minutes to get the fire under control. It took crews about nine minutes to get the fire under control.
TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The Tyler Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 521 E. Rosedale Street just before noon on Friday.

Three engines and one ladder company, along with a district chief and fire investigator responded to the fire, which was brought under control at 12:06 p.m., nine minutes after crews arrived on scene.

Authorities say cushions on the couch caught fire. The tenant, who is deaf, says she doesn't smoke and fire officials say a candle may have sparked the blaze.

No structural damage was caused to the residence, which is a duplex.

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