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Fire at abandoned Benton home under investigation

(Source: Rob Foote, KFVS photojournalist) (Source: Rob Foote, KFVS photojournalist)
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BENTON, IL (KFVS) -

An overnight fire is still under investigation in a Benton neighborhood.

The Benton Fire Department said the State Fire Marshal was out on Monday with a K-9 unit.

They say there is still no cause at this point and it is still considered suspicious.

There were no utilities to the home and the fire department said it was abandoned.

The call came in at 12:24 a.m. to the home at 1009 Enterprise Street.

Benton, West Frankfort, West City and Ewing fire departments were called to help fight the fire. 

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