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.
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