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Buford house heavily damaged by fire

From staff reports

Buford - A house fire broke out about 9 p.m. Monday at Bona Road and Washington Street in Buford.

Firefighters arrived to see heavy fire coming from a home at 35 Bona Road.

One female occupant was treated and released at the scene. No other injuries were reported.

The single-story wood-frame house was heavily damaged, said Gwinnett County Fire Department spokesman Thomas Rutledge. Rutledge said the fire was caused by a kerosene heater in a front bedroom and was an accident.

Three people, including a child, were displaced.