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Officials: House Fire in Crisfield Causes $50k in Damages

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CRISFIELD, Md. - A fire that broke out at a vacant home in Crisfield caused $50,000 in damages, the state fire marshal's office said.

It happened shortly before 10 a.m. on Grandy Lane Friday. According to the Office of the State Fire Marshal, a neighbor discovered the fire at the vacant two story home. It took 20 firefighters less than an hour to put the fire out.

Fire officials said it appears the fire started in the kitchen area accidentally. They believe it was caused by an electrical problem. 

The fire marshal's office said the home was being used as a storage facility for the owner's business, so no one was injured in the incident. 

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