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Fire damages home of Mahoning County Clerk of Courts

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BOARDMAN TWP., Ohio - Investigators are putting together a damage estimate from a fire at the home of Mahoning County Clerk of Courts Anthony Vivo.

Crews from the township fire department were called to the house on Nellbert Lane at 12:15 p.m. Monday where they found a fire in the attic.

Firefighters prevented the fire from spreading from the attic, but the floors below are damaged by smoke and water.

Assistant Fire Chief Don Kloes tells 21 News that Vivo's wife, who was the only person home at the time, escaped without injury. Firefighters rescued a parrot that was inside the house.

Kloes says an investigation has determined that the origin of the fire was electrical in nature.

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