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Child playing with lighter causes house fire

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

A child playing with a lighter sparked a house fire in Wichita Falls on Sunday.

Fire officials said the blaze broke out on the 2900 block of South Bandera just before 11 a.m.

They said three people were inside the home at the time.

Everybody made it out okay, but one person did have minor burns to their hands.

It took fire fighters about 15 minutes to put out the flames.

They said the damage is estimated to be about $30,000 dollars.

Red Cross was called out to assist the family.

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