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Hilo house fire kills 2



HILO, Hawaii (AP) A house fire on Hilo's north side has killed two people. 
 
The Hawaii Herald-Tribune reports autopsies have been ordered and the identities of the victims may not be released until next week. 
 
The Hawaii Fire Department took a call on the fire at 1:08 a.m. Thursday and sent 10 units. 
 
Firefighters say the home was engulfed as they arrived. The fire was declared under control at 2 a.m. 
 
The home was rented to tenants. 
 
Fire officials estimated the loss at $150,000 and said the cause is under investigation. 
 
A dog also died in the fire.
 

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