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Investigators: 2 fires at Essex house not linked

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Investigators say there was no connection between a fire that destroyed a house in Essex and an earlier fire at the residence.

The house on Brigham Hill Road burned to the ground Wednesday afternoon, less than 24 hours after firefighters had been called to a chimney fire.

Vermont State police investigators say the second fire was not linked to the first one, but most likely was the result of an issue with a separate heating system at the opposite end of the house.

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