Massachusetts home destroyed in blaze

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A fire at a home in Massachusetts is being blamed on spontaneous combustion.

Officials say the Saugus home was destroyed in the blaze.

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It happened while the family was away on vacation.

Fire officials say the fire was caused by the spontaneous combustion of rags being used to stain the back deck.

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Damages to the residence are estimated at $750,000.

Thankfully, no injuries from the incident were reported.

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