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      Squatters removed from burning house

      Hollis Street, Providence

      Firefighters removed two squatters from a home that caught fire in Providence.

      The fire was reported on Hollis Street at about 11:30 p.m. Thursday. Officials said the fire started in the backyard and spread to the house.

      According to witnesses, fire officials removed two squatters from the two-story house. Witnesses said they did not appear to be injured.

      Neighbors told NBC 10 that squatters often use the vacant home.

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