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No Injuries Sustained In Laurel Co. House Fire

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LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- A home was destroyed in a fire Saturday night.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. at a home in the 800 block of Echo Valley Road.

Officials say when fire crews arrived, they found a double wide fully involved. It took firefighters about three hours to knock down the flames, they didn't' clear the scene until about 3 a.m. Sunday morning. 

Lily Fire Dept Asst. Chief David Griffith says there was a family inside when the fire started but they all got out safely. The homeowner told firefighters the flames started near the chimney. 

Griffith said there was concern about the fire spreading but they were able to prevent nearby structures from catching fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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