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Youngstown 4-year-old playing with lighter sets fire to room

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - City fire crews responded to a report of a fire at an occupied house around 4:30 p.m.Thursday.

Investigators tell 21 News that a four-year-old boy playing with a lighter set fire to his room in the home at 1563 Dogwood Lane.

The boy and his siblings, who were home at the time, made it out of the house safely.

Battalion Chief Ron Russo says there was significant smoke and fire damage to the house, but the fire crews were able to contain the fire to one room.

 

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