Home Burns in Ammon


0  Updated at 10:08 am, June 3rd, 2013 By: Managing Editor
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(AMMON, ID) – An Ammon home suffered major smoke damage during a fire early Friday. Crews responded to the scene on the 3600 block of Samuel Street at around 6 a.m. Investigators believe the fire started when rechargeable batteries that were plugged into an outlet overheated and exploded. The fire, which started in a back room, quickly filled other parts of the home with smoke. The homeowner was able to make it out safely.

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