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Fire destroys North Tampa duplex

Published:   |   Updated: January 14, 2014 at 06:28 AM

A fire destroyed a multi-family home in North Tampa early this morning.

Just after midnight, Tampa Fire Rescue crews called to a fire in the 1400 block of East Linebaugh Avenue found heavy smoke coming from the windows and doors of the multi-family duplex.

Firefighters got the flames under control in about 20 minutes, officials say.

The house was unoccupied at the time of the fire, and no injuries were reported, officials say.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.