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Providence home catches fire

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Firefighters respond to a home at 85 Erie St. in Providence, Tuesday, May 20, 2014. Firefighters respond to a home at 85 Erie St. in Providence, Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
PROVIDENCE -

A Providence home where marijuana was being legally grown caught fire Tuesday morning.

The fire started at about 9:30 a.m. in the single-family house at 85 Erie St. Two people were inside, but no injuries were reported.

The fire chief said packets of marijuana were inside the house and that the resident does have a license to grow it.

The chief said the fire appears accidental.

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