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Thursday, June 22, 2017 This Week's Paper
Fire on Fawcett injures two

At 10:20 p.m. New Year's Day, Tacoma Firefighters responded to a reported house fire at 4514 South Fawcett Ave.

Crews arrived to find heavy flames and smoke showing from the front of the 936-square-foot single family residence. Crews attacked the fire with handlines, ventilated the roof and determined that all of the occupants had made it out of the building. Two occupants were transported to an area hospital for injuries suffered in the blaze.

The cause of the fire was undetermined and resulted in an estimated $65,000 damage to the building and its content.