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Thursday morning fire forces Hamilton family out of its home

HAMILTON, Ill. (WGEM) -

Fire officials are looking for the cause of a fire that forced a Hamilton family out of its home early Thursday morning.

Hamilton Fire Department was paged out just before 2:30 a.m. to 205 Hillcrest.

Chief Steve Helenthal said there was heavy smoke and flames were coming through the roof when crews arrived.

Officials said the house suffered severe fire, smoke and water damage.

Fire officials said no one was injured and the Red Cross is assisting the family.

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