Careless Smoking Blamed for Fire on University Ave

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Careless smoking is getting the blame for a house fire near downtown Windsor.

Fire crews were called to the 700-block of University Ave E. at around 9pm Friday night.

Investigators say the fire started in a recycle bin outside and spread to the home with damage estimated at $90,000.

No injuries are reported, but one person has been left homeless.