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Fire on Maple Avenue Thursday Evening 

6/16/2017 12:00 p.m.

Staff Reports 

Rome Firefighters were dispatched to 8 Maple Avenue around 5:00 Thursday evening.

According to Rome Fire Department Captain Greg Hunt, “When the crew showed up, they had a fire on the B side and the occupants were out of the structure, but there was a dog in there that they were able to save. They got a knockdown on the fire and there were no other occupants in the residence.”

No one was injured in the incident.

Around 40 percent of the house was damaged.

The fire marshal’s office was called to investigate.