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home on Drexel Street suffers smoke damage home on Drexel Street suffers smoke damage
SHREVEPORT, La. -

A Shreveport home suffered some smoke damage after a washing machine fire.

It happened just after 9:00 a.m. Thursday morning in the 3000 block of Drexel Street near Fairy Avenue.

The residents of the home told firefighters that they heard the washing machine making loud noises and when they went to check on it, they saw flames.

Shreveport Fire Chief Fred Sanders says when firefighters arrived, no flames were visible but the house did suffer some smoke damage mostly in the back of the home.

All of the occupants of the home made it out safely with no injuries.

 

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