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Friday May 27th, 2016 4:52AM

Fire destroys house on Hancock Ave. Ext.

By Staff
GAINESVILLE - A fire at a house on Hancock Avenue Extension is under investigation, according to Hall County fire officials.

Fire Marshal Scott Cagle said crews arrived at the scene of the fire around 8:30 p.m. About 50-percent of the 1500 square foot house was on fire, according to Cagle.

The occupant of the house was not home at the time. Cagle said the house is a total loss.

Cagle said the Gainesville Fire Department assisted with battling the blaze.

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