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Fire damages back of house in Effingham Co.

A fire damages the back of a home on Zeigler Road in Effingham County. A fire damages the back of a home on Zeigler Road in Effingham County.
EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

People who live in a home on Zeigler Drive are are inspecting fire damage on the back after a fire Wednesday morning.

The Effingham County fire chief told WTOC that damage was in back near kitchen. A hot lamp broke in the doghouse, caught the deck on fire. The fire was also on the back wall of the kitchen. Effingham firefighters were able to put out the fire quickly.

There were two people and their dog in the house at the time. They got out safely. No one injured.

Zeigler Road was closed for about 20 to 25 minutes. It has since reopened.

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