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Seven kids and one adult escape Waterloo house fire

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

Seven kids and one adult were able to get out of their Waterloo home after a fire broke out Tuesday night.

Crews were called to the home in the 1000 block of West 5th Street at around 9:30 p.m.  They had to use ladders to reach the second floor.

Witnesses say that flames were shooting out of the home at one point.

The Red Cross is assisting the family and the cause remains under investigation.

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