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Family of 13 safely escapes east side fire

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Hosmer Avenue, Cleveland Hosmer Avenue, Cleveland

A raging fire at an east side multi-unit home early Tuesday morning.

Fire broke out on Hosmer Avenue off of East 71st around 5 a.m.

19 Action News has learned a family of 13 - seven adults and six children - all managed to escape their three separate apartments unharmed.

The family tells 19 Action News the cause is believed to be electrical.

The Red Cross is helping the family with temporary housing, as well as food and clothes.

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