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Firefighters say heavily cluttered home made it difficult to battle early morning fire on southeast side

The fire displaced three from the home and precipitated greater than $50,000 in damages.

SAN ANTONIO — An early morning home fire has displaced three folks from their home and precipitated greater than $50,000 in damages.

It occurred round 4:18 a.m. on the 1300 block of Greer St. not removed from S. Gevers St. on the southeast side of city.

When firefighters arrived, they noticed heavy smoke and flames coming from the home. Two folks of their 80s have been in a position to make it out of the home on their very own, and a 3rd individual was helped out by a ladder crew.

They have been handled for smoke inhalation on the scene.

Firefighters mentioned the home was very cluttered, which made it difficult to battle the blaze. The battalion chief believes the fire started within the entrance of the home.

Officials estimate the damages are about $50,000, most within the entrance room

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