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UPDATE: Beckley family's home damaged by fire

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BECKLEY (WVVA) - An early-morning house fire forced a Raleigh County family from their home Tuesday morning.

Fire crews responded to the call on Woodlawn Avenue around 3:30 a.m.

Officials say the fire appears accidental -- a lamp was sitting too close to combustibles in the family's fish tank.

The home suffered moderate to significant damage, mostly in the attic area.

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BECKLEY (WVVA) -- Fire crews are on scene of a house fire in Raleigh County.

Dispatchers say the call came in around 3a.m. for a home on Woodlawn Ave. in Beckley.

Details are still developing.  WVVA will have more information as it comes available. 

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