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Hanover Township firefighters clean up after responding to a fire in a clothes dryer in the basement of this home at 144 Constitution Ave. A family of five was temporarily displaced, Deputy Fire Chief Joe Temarantz said. Firefighters responded to what was initially reported as a structure fire at 3:35 p.m. Monday. Temarantz said firefighters found a fire in the dryer when they arrived and extinguished it within five minutes. The split-level home sustained smoke and water damage to the first floor and basement, as well as to the laundry room in the basement, Temarantz said.
Hanover Township firefighters clean up after responding to a fire in a clothes dryer in the basement of this home at 144 Constitution Ave. A family of five was temporarily displaced, Deputy Fire Chief Joe Temarantz said. Firefighters responded to what was initially reported as a structure fire at 3:35 p.m. Monday. Temarantz said firefighters found a fire in the dryer when they arrived and extinguished it within five minutes. The split-level home sustained smoke and water damage to the first floor and basement, as well as to the laundry room in the basement, Temarantz said.
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Hanover Township firefighters clean up after responding to a fire in a clothes dryer in the basement of this home at 144 Constitution Ave. A family of five was temporarily displaced, Deputy Fire Chief Joe Temarantz said. Firefighters responded to what was initially reported as a structure fire at 3:35 p.m. Monday. Temarantz said firefighters found a fire in the dryer when they arrived and extinguished it within five minutes. The split-level home sustained smoke and water damage to the first floor and basement, as well as to the laundry room in the basement, Temarantz said.


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