62
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      Wexford County home destroyed by fire

      The Wexford County fire department and Cadillac city fire department spent hours battling a house fire Sunday.

      The Wexford County fire department and Cadillac city fire department spent hours battling a house fire Sunday.

      The Wexford County Sheriff's Office says around 1:00 p.m. fire crews responded to a fully engulfed house fire near East 34 road in Wexford County, near Cadillac.

      Haring Township fire crews confirmed the fire started in the basement of the home near a wood stove.

      The fire was contained in about 45 minutes, but crews spent hours putting out hot spots. One firefighter was sent to the hospital for dehydration.

      The home is destroyed. No other injuries are reported.