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Officials: Careless smoking causes fire

Officials: Careless smoking causes fire

PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. - Investigators in Warren County say they know what caused a house fire in Phillipsburg.

Investigators say "carelessly discarded smoking material" started Thursday's fire at a house in the 600 block of Barrymore Street.

They wouldn't get any more specific than that.

Everyone who was inside the home got out safely.


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