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Child playing with lighter could have caused fire

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Swan River RCMP are investigating a house fire at Antler Corner in the RM of Mountain.

Crews were called in about 1 p.m. Saturday to the blaze, 30 kilometres north of Swan River on Highway 10.

Nobody was injured and property loss was extensive, RCMP reported. No damage figure was issued.

The fire may have been started by a child playing with a lighter in the basement, RCMP said.

The investigation continues.

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