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Early morning fire heavily damages house

A house south of downtown Fort Wayne was heavily damaged in a fire early Tuesday.

Firefighters were called to 1920 Hoagland Ave. about 1 a.m. When they arrived, they report finding smoke and flames throughout the one-story structure.

No injuries were reported, and the fire department said the house was vacant or abandoned.

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