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St. Louis, MO (KSDK) - Significant damage to a south St. Louis residence overnight.

Firefighters were called to the home in the 4600 block of Loughborough just after midnight and found the one story brick home with thick smoke and fire.

Officials say the home was an occupied dwelling, however the people living there were already out of the house by the time firefighters arrived.

No known cause for the fire which left the structure and contents heavily damages.