Crews battle overnight fire in Taunton

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TAUNTON, Mass. (WLNE) — A house in Taunton partially collapsed after it was completely engulfed by fire early Thursday morning.

Firefighters responded to High Street at approximately 1:00 a.m. Thursday. The heavy flames forced firefighters to battle the fire from the outside.

All the occupants inside the home were able to get out. However, one firefighter was transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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