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Christmas Eve fire damages Clarksville home

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A Clarksville home is damaged by a Christmas Eve fire.

Fire Chief Jon Myers says it happened in the 100 block of W. Ilgenfritz Avenue Saturday night. Firefighters were on scene from 5 p.m. until shortly after 9 p.m.

The Chief says the fire was contained to the attic but the home has smoke and water damage throughout.

The homeowners were out of state at the time. It was reported by a neighbor who spotted heavy smoke coming from the attic vents.

Chief Myers says the fire is not suspicious.

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