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Bedford Fire Department Extinguishes Fire Found In Rafters
Updated December 3, 2016 10:27 PM | Filed under: Fire
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(BEDFORD) - Firefighters with the Bedford Fire Department extinguished a fire in the rafters of a home at 620 W Street Friday afternoon.

Firefighters were alerted to the blaze at 12:18 p.m.

A ceiling fan fell in a bedroom, which landed on a woman's foot. She did not require medical attention.

Firefighters went into the attic, where they discovered flames in the ceiling rafters. They extinguished it using salvage covers and fuel-load removal techniques.

Firefighters were on the scene until about 1:30 p.m.

There was no other damage to the home.

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