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Family of 3 displaced after fire in Hampton, N.B.: Canadian Red Cross

The Canadian Red Cross says it has assisted those displaced by the fire. The Canadian Red Cross

Three people have been displaced by a house fire in Hampton, N.B., on Friday.

The Canadian Red Cross says the fire destroyed the bungalow located on Viola Aveenue, located approximately 25 kilometres northeast of Saint John.

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Volunteers with the organization are assisting a couple and their adult son with emergency lodging. They are also being provided financial support for meals, winter clothing purchases and other essentials.

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The blaze was first reported at approximately 10 p.m.

The Canadian Red Cross says there were no injuries reported.

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