House Fire on West Grand Avenue


DECATUR IL – A family in Decatur is without a home after a fire broke out Wednesday night. Officials say the fire started just before 10 PM last night at a home in the one thousand block of West Grand Avenue, near Oakland Street.

Firefighters estimate the damage to be 15 thousand dollars. Five people are currently displaced, and the Red Cross is now helping the family.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but firefighters do not believe it to be suspicious.

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