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The Melcher-Dallas Fire Department responded to a house fire at 215 North Main Street this morning. Fire Chief Van Vrban tells KNIA/KRLS news the electrical fire occurred at approximately 9:02am. The residents of the home were in the house at the time of the fire but were able to escape without injuries. Vrban says they were able to keep the fire contained to one room in the house and the fire was completely extinguished within one hour. Marion County real estate records show the deed to the home belongs to Gregory Richard Kennedy of Melcher.