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4 people homeless after farm house fire near Kemptville

Four people are homeless after a fire broke out in a farm house near Kemptville, Ont., early Wednesday morning.

Damage estimated at $360,000, firefighters say

Flames were visible on both floors of the two-storey farm house when firefighters arrived. (Tod Horricks/Ottawa fire department)

Four people are homeless after a fire broke out in a farm house near Kemptville, Ont., early Wednesday morning.

It happened at 3318 Donnelly Dr., a two-storey farmhouse along the Rideau River, in southwest Ottawa at about 3:20 a.m.

No one was home at the time and there were no injuries.

The flames were deemed under control by Ottawa and North Grenville firefighters by 4:55 a.m.

Total damage is estimated at about $360,000. The cause of the blaze has not yet been determined.

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