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Orting house fire caused by candle, fire officials report

Post by Kathleen Cooper / The News Tribune on June 9, 2012 at 8:57 pm |
June 9, 2012 8:57 pm

A candle lit some bedroom curtains on fire Saturday morning, Orting Valley Fire & Rescue reported.

The damage, estimated to be at about $50,000, was confined to the second floor of the home at 415 Varner Ave. SE in Orting.

The Pierce County fire marshal determined the fire was an accident.


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