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No injuries reported in DePue fire

Fully-engulfed structure brought out several fire departments

No injuries were reported following a Saturday night structure fire to a DePue residence at 1260th North Avenue.

Fire departments from Spring Valley, DePue, Ladd, Bureau, Seatonville, Tiskilwa, Malden, Arlington, Standard, Princeton, Cherry, Hennepin and Granville responded to the fully-engulfed residence at about 7:45 p.m. Saturday, and crews were on the scene for roughly three hours, according to the Spring Valley Fire Department. 10/33 Ambulance, the DePue Police Department and Bureau County Sheriff’s Office also responded.

DePue and Spring Valley Casey’s provided food and drinks for all the first responders during the incident.