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Under-construction home in LR's Heights beset by fire

By Gavin Lesnick

This article was originally published February 10, 2014 at 7:46 a.m. Updated February 10, 2014 at 10:18 a.m.

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A home at Crestwood Drive and Beechwood Street in the Heights neighborhood of Little Rock burns Monday morning, Feb. 10, 2014.

Fire damages home under construction in LR's Heights neighborhood

Officials are investigating the cause of a fire at a home under construction on Edgehill Road Monday morning. (By Gavin Lesnick)
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Crews extinguished a fire at a home under construction in the Heights neighborhood in Little Rock on Monday morning.

Firefighters responded about 7:20 a.m. to the home at the intersection of Crestwood Drive and Beechwood Street, where Crestwood turns into Edgehill Road.

Firefighters were going in and out of the home while heavy smoke billowed from the structure. Little Rock Fire Department spokesman Capt. Randy Hickmon said fire officials are investigating the cause.

The home was connected to gas and power, but they had been turned off overnight, Hickmon added.

There were no injuries reported.

The intersection could remain blocked for a couple of hours, Hickmon said about 8 a.m.

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