Mount Vernon fire displaces family

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A fire ripped through a Mount Vernon home on Forster Avenue on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said. No one was hurt, though a family was displaced.

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

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Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Mount Vernon Fire Chief Thomas Duffy speaks to
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Mount Vernon Fire Chief Thomas Duffy speaks to firefighters after they extinguished a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

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Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

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Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave.
(Credit: Lili Holzer-Glier)

Firefighters extinguish a fire at 30 Forster Ave. in Mount Vernon. No one was injured, and the cause is still being investigated. (April 16, 2013)

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