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Fire engulfs Louisville home

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Damage to the rear of the Evelyn Avenue home. Damage to the rear of the Evelyn Avenue home.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A house fire near Churchill Downs severely damaged a family's home Friday afternoon.

The blaze broke out just before 4 p.m. on Evelyn Avenue in Louisville. Fire crews reported flames shooting from the front and rear of the house.  

Firefighters were able to get the fire under control in just ten minutes, but damage to the house is extensive.

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