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Fire destroys Akron furniture store

Eastside Thrift Centre, Akron Eastside Thrift Centre, Akron
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -

A large fire at a second-hand furniture store in Akron. 

Flames broke out at the Eastside Thrift Centre on South Arlington Street around 9:30 a.m. Friday.

There are no reports of any injuries.

The owner of the store tells 19 Action News, he believes the fire may have been started by a small electrical heater left on in the bathroom to keep the pipes warm.

The store is destroyed.

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