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Fire Investigators Say Cigarette Ignited Blaze at Del. Home

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MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) - Delaware fire investigators say a cigarette was to blame for a fire that has displaced a family in Middletown.

The fire was reported just before midnight Friday night. State fire officials said Saturday that investigators determined the fire started accidentally when a cigarette ignited a mattress.

No one was injured in the blaze. The American Red Cross is assisting three adults and two children who were displaced.

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