Red Cross Helping Canton Family of 6 After Fire


CANTON, Ohio (WHBC) – A Canton family is getting assistance from the American Red Cross after a fire Thursday heavily damaged their home.

Two adults and four children are getting that help.

That fire was in the 300 block of Columbus Road NE.

Damage is estimated at $28,000 to the second floor and the attic.

A child playing with a lighter gets the blame.


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