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Blaze at vacant South Park home causes $80,000 in damage

A blaze in a vacant house at 2332 South Park Ave, near Cantwell Drive, caused $80,000 in damages early Tuesday morning.

Fire at the 2½-story home was reported at 6:09 a.m. It was declared under control at 7:10 a.m.

The blaze caused $70,000 in damage to the building and $10,000 to the contents, the fire department said.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. Two firefighters suffered minor injuries.

South Park was closed to traffic between Leland Drive and Marilla Street.