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New details released for Mattoon house fire


Mattoon – Fire officials have released the cause of an early morning house fire.


Fire officials say a kid playing with lighting materials cause the fire. The fire happened in the 600 block of Edgar Street, Tuesday morning. The Red Cross says four adults and two kids escaped the home.


Two people were treated for smoke inhalation.

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