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Lawsuit set to being in 2009 fire

HAMPTON (KWWL) -- A trial date is set for a third lawsuit, stemming from a fatal fire in Hampton back in February 2009.

A jury trial is scheduled to begin January 10th at the Franklin County Courthouse.

The plaintiff claims "negligence" and is seeking damages for medical bills, funeral costs and loss of earnings.

Two people were killed in the fire and five others were injured.

It happened at a house converted into apartments.

The fire was caused by an electrical problem.

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