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Fire damages homes in East Moline

The Red Cross worked to help residents of two East Moline homes displaced by an early-morning fire.

The fire was reported at a home in the 1300 block of East 17th Street just before 7 a.m. Monday, July 29, 2013.

Firefighters said all three people inside the home at the time of the fire were able to get out safely.  The house was considered a total loss.

One of the residents of the home said he heard a popping noise inside the  home at the time of the fire.

Flames and smoke damaged a neighboring home as well.

No injuries were immediately reported.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

Fire damaged a home at 1339 E 17th Street in East Moline 7-29-13 (WQAD Photo)

Fire damaged a home at 1339 E 17th Street in East Moline 7-29-13 (WQAD Photo)

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