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UPDATE: Cedar Rapids family forced from home after fire

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

UPDATE: Cedar Rapids fire crews say there was smoke and water damage done to the first floor of the house, with more smoke damage throughout the rest of house.

ORIGINAL STORY: A family is forced out of their home after a fire causes a lot of damage.  It happened in the 300 block of 16th Ave. SW in Cedar Rapids.

Crews say smoke and flames were showing.  All three people inside were able to get out safely, but there is major damage to the home.

The American Red Cross is helping the family.  The fire remains under investigation.

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