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Investigators: Child playing with lighter starts fire, displaces family of 10

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ROCK HILL, SC (WBTV) -

Investigators say a child was playing with a lighter before flames destroyed a home in Rock Hill.

The family of ten was forced out of their home on Greenwood Lane in Rock Hill at about 5 a.m. Tuesday

WBTV was first at the scene.

All members of the family made it out safely, but one pet was still missing at last check.

The Red Cross is helping the family.

Investigators ruled the fire accidental. They say it started in or around a trash can in a back bedroom.

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