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Highway 7/8 reopened through Shakespeare (update)

It was shut down due to a house fire
Residential structure fire in Shakespeare on April 26, 2021. (Perth Fire Department/Twitter)

A fire investigation shut down a stretch of Highway 7/8 through Shakespeare on Monday. 

All lanes were blocked between Road 108 and Road 107 as crews responded to a house fire.

Officials with Perth Fire tweeted that working smoke alarms notified the family, who were able to safely escape.

Highway 7/8 reopened Monday just after 12 p.m.

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