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Miami family of six displaced after fire inside their home

Authorities said crews arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming form the back of the house.
Authorities said crews arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming form the back of the house.

MIAMI – A fire broke out at a home in Miami while six people were still inside.

It happened Tuesday night near Northwest 53rd Street and 3rd Avenue.

Authorities said crews arrived to find heavy smoke and flames coming form the back of the house.

The fire was under control in ten minutes, firefighters said.

A family of six, including two children, were home and made it out safely.

The Red Cross is assisting the family.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.


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Nicole Perez is the the primary co-anchor of Local 10 News at 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. She first joined Local 10 in July 2016 as the morning traffic reporter.