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Early morning fire destroys home in SE Rochester


ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) -- Fire crews responded to an early morning fire at a mobile home in southeast Rochester Monday.

The mobile home is located on the corner of Chester Ave. SE and Meadowbrook St. SE in Rochester, near Chester.

Family members told KTTC this morning there were three people inside the home when the fire broke out, all escaped the fire safely.

According to the family, the fire started from a candle and quickly engulfed the entire home.

Six fire engines along with 12 firefighters from the Rochester Fire Department were battling the blaze.

We'll pass along any updates on this story during KTTC NewsCenter at noon.

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