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Trailer Lost in Newport Fire 

A fire on the New Road in Newport destroyed a trailer Wednesday afternoon.Crews from three towns responded to the fire.Newport Fire Chief Jeff Chretien says they were a bit short handed, but still able to knock down the fire in shortly after they arrived.There was one person home when the fire started. “He said it looked like the bed caught on fire,” Chief Chretien told TV5. “He wasn’t completely sure. It did happen in the bedroom. He said he shook the bed a couple times, went into the bathroom, came out and the bedroom was fully involved. He said it wasn’t cigarettes, it smells like wiring, we’re not really sure.”Officials aren’t sure how many people live in the trailer.No one was hurt.The cause of the fire is now under investigation.