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Maine state-of-the-art fire engine. Maine news from the Rumford MeteorWASHINGTON, Maine — The cause of a fire that destroyed a home that was under renovation is not known because of the extent of the destruction. The one-and-a-half story Cape on the Jefferson Road, also known as Route 126, was destroyed Thursday morning. The house was not occupied but a couple from Windsor had planned on moving in within a week or two, said Washington Fire Chief Tom Johnston. The property is owned by Kevin Hix of Windsor, according to registrar of deeds records. (read more at Bangor Daily News)