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House fire in Shrewsbury displaces family of 4

Fire officials said crews from surrounding towns arrived on scene to help control the blaze.

A fast-moving fire tore through a Shrewsbury home Saturday evening, displacing a family of four and leaving behind extensive smoke damage, according to fire officials. 

Crews from the Shrewsbury, Northborough, and Westborough fire departments responded to reports of an exterior fire at 8 Turning Leaf Circle around 9:25 p.m., Shrewsbury fire officials said in a release.  

Last night, Fire crews from Shrewsbury, Northborough and Westborough responded to a fast moving fire that occurred at 8…

Posted by Shrewsbury, MA Fire Department on Sunday, August 9, 2020

After arriving on scene, authorities said they found the fire had rapidly climbed up the vinyl-sided home and fanned flames through the attic space. 

The blaze reportedly left behind extensive damage, though officials said no injuries were reported. 

The cause of the house fire is currently under investigation.

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