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Boulder Hill house fire causes thousands in damage

A fire caused thousands of dollars in damage to a home in Boulder Hill on Friday afternoon.

According to a press release, the Oswego Fire Protection District responded to a reported structure fire in the 30 block of Scarsdale Road in Boulder Hill at approximately 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 8.

Upon arrival, crews found light smoke emitting from the wood-frame, single-family residence. Crews confirmed with a resident that all occupants were out of the home, and extinguished the fire. No injuries were reported.

The fire was contained to the kitchen, but smoke damage was found throughout the residence. The OFPD reported that the fire was accidental in nature, and that the damage was estimated to be around $35,000.

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