One Hospitalized and Watseka Home Destroyed by Fire

One Hospitalized and Watseka Home Destroyed by Fire

A man had to be hospitalized with smoke inhalation and a home is described as a total loss following a fire today in Watseka.  Watseka fire officials say the blaze broke out about 9 this morning in the 900 block of North Chicago.  Three people were in the house at the time.  A preliminary investigation indicates an overloaded power strip to be the cause.

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