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8 people safe after early morning house fire

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Firefighters are on the scene of an early morning house fire in the Avalon Subdivision in Irmo.

Fire Marshall Jeff Allen with the Irmo Fire District says it started around 5:30 a.m. at 134 Sandstone Drive.

Officials say eight people, including three adults and five children, were inside the two-story home when the fire started. Everyone made it out of the home safely.

At this time, fire crews are working to put out hotspots.

There's no word yet on how the fire started.

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