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Fire destroys mobile home, family of 6 displaced

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RICHLAND COUNTY, SC (WIS) -

A family of six escaped when fire destroyed their mobile home Wednesday evening.

Brick Lewis with the Columbia Fire Department says the fire broke out on Happy Valley Dr. in Hopkins. 

A mother and her five kids got out safely.  The home is destroyed.

Damage is estimated at $15,000.

Investigators say the fire was caused by a child playing with matches.

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