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Crews called to 5-alarm house fire in Randolph County, IL

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(Source: Randolph County Herald Tribune) (Source: Randolph County Herald Tribune)
(Source: Randolph County Herald Tribune) (Source: Randolph County Herald Tribune)
RANDOLPH COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

Fire crews responded to a five-alarm house fire in Walsh, Illinois.

The huge house is on Disky Road in Randolph County.

According to the Chester Fire Department, the house a total loss. Crews say the first 700 gallons of water put on the fire didn't even faze it.

Chester and Sparta Fire Departments are still putting water on the fire.

The call came in around 9 a.m. on Thursday.

No word on what started the fire or if there are any injuries.

Stay with Heartland News and kfvs12.com for updates to this story.

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