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Fire destroys house in St Thomas

Tuesday, February 05, 2013 | 1:44 PM    

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BATH, St Thomas - Fire of unknown origin destroyed a two-bedroom board dwelling in Gordon Lane, Bath, St Thomas yesterday.

Reports from the Bath Police are that about 3:30pm the occupants were at home when they smelt smoke coming from a section of the house. Checks revealed that a room was engulfed in flames. The fire quickly spread to other sections of the house.

The police and Morant Bay Fire Department were alerted.

Loss is estimated at J$2 million. The house was not insured.

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