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ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. -- Four people are without a home following a house fire in the 500 block of Columbia St. Thursday evening.

St. Johns County Fire Rescue and St. Augustine Fire Department respond around 7:44 p.m. to the call of reported flames and thick black smoke coming from a window.

According to the SJCFR Facebook page, the first responders found the fire in the rear of the home. The fire was under control in minutes.

The American Red Cross is assisting four residents who were displaced by the fire. No injuries were reported at this time.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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