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DES MOINES, Iowa – Two adults and five children escaped unharmed from a Des Moines house fire early Wednesday morning.

Crews responded to the home, located in the 1400 block of Idaho Street,  at about 1:20 a.m.

When firefighters arrived on the scene, one side of the home was engulfed in flames. Crews were able to extinguish the flames.

Damage was estimated between $70,000 and $80,000 of damage.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.