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Aug 20, 2013 9:27 AM

Early Morning House Fire

CORPUS CHRISTI - Fire fighters responded to a house fire on the 6900 block of Rhine Dr. around 2:30 a.m.

The man in the house said he smelled smoke in the air and noticed he did not have power. He called 911 immediately. He got out of the house okay.

Fire officials said the fire started in the breaker boxes inside the man's garage.

It took about fifteen minutes to control the blaze.

The damage is in the walls of the garage and in parts of the attic.


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