Fire damages home in Reading

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Published: Sep 05 2013 05:34:01 PM EDT   Updated On: Sep 05 2013 06:54:13 PM EDT

A smokey fire kept Reading firefighters busy Thursday afternoon.

The fire broke out around 1:15 in the 300 block of Hoskins Place, just off Perkiomen Avenue.

Crews said a lot of smoke was coming from the basement when they arrived on scene.

Investigators have not yet determined how the fire started.