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Detroit Lakes firefighters cut a hole in a wall at a house on the 100 block of Campbell Avenue in Detroit Lakes Wednesday afternoon, making sure a fire there wasn't burning inside the wall. Brian Basham/DL Newspapers

Detroit Lakes house fire causes damage; no injuries reported

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A house fire was reported Wednesday afternoon on the 1100 block of Campbell Avenue in Detroit Lakes.

No injuries were reported but Detroit Lakes Fire Chief Jeff Swanson estimates the damage at $2,000.


The fire was apparently caused by an electric baseboard heater in the second level home office. It was reported at 2:34 p.m. and extinguished within minutes.

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