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APOLLO (KDKA) — Officials have determined that space heaters caused a major fire in Armstrong County on Wednesday.

The fire happened at a home in the 600 block of North Sixth Street in Apollo on Wednesday afternoon.

Six fire companies were called to the scene.

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No one was injured, but the house was a total house.

A fire official told the Tribune-Review they believe two electric space heaters that were plugged into the same power strip or surge protector caused the fire.

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