Firefighters contain fire south of downtown area

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Topeka firefighters were on the scene of an abandoned two-story house fire at 1420 South Kansas Avenue. The fire started on the back porch of the house, according to crews on scene.

The call came in just before 6:30 Monday morning. The Topeka Fire Marshal says the fire was intentionally set and damage was placed at $13,000 dollars.

Two people were at the house but suffered no injuries.

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