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Cottage damaged by fire in Eastern Kings, P.E.I.

A fire in a one-bedroom cottage in Eastern Kings, P.E.I., Tuesday night is being investigated by the provincial fire marshal.

No one was home when the blaze broke out, fire officials say

A one-bedroom cottage in Eastern Kings was badly damaged by fire Tuesday night. (CBC)

A one-bedroom cottage in Eastern Kings, P.E.I., was badly damaged after a fire broke out on Tuesday night.

No one was home when the fire started, fire officials say.

One firefighter was treated at the scene for smoke inhalation. No one else was injured.

The Eastern Kings Fire Department responded, with assistance from the Souris Fire Department, the RCMP and Maritime Electric.

The fire is being investigated by the provincial fire marshal.

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