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POLAND, Ohio - Officials say an historic house in Poland was heavily damaged by fire but is not a total loss.

Investigators are looking for the cause of the house fire that heavily damaged a 179-year-old home in Poland and killed two family dogs.

Traffic was blocked off on South Main Street after flames broke out around 3:30 Thursday afternoon inside a home next to the Poland Library.

Fire departments from surrounding communities helped battle flames that may have erupted in the basement and spread to the upper level of the home.

The home, built in 1834, was being renovated.

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