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Crews called to working fire in Florence

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FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) -

Authorities were called to a working fire Friday afternoon in Florence.

It happened at a home on Maher Road at Tonya Drive, near Dixie Highway, around 2:30 p.m.

According to officials on scene, the blaze involved the house, a garage and a fifth wheel.

A witness tells FOX19 people were welding in the garage of the home and went inside. The fire reportedly began in the garage, and spread to the house and a nearby camping trailer.

Neighboring fire crews were called to the scene including Walton, Union, Erlanger and Elsmere.

Authorities say the home is a total loss.

We'll continue to update this story as more details emerge.

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