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Family loses home in house fire

Officials have confirmed with KLTV that a home caught fire in the 800 block of N Newsome St. in Mineola Saturday evening.

Crews from Mineola  and Hainesville were dispatched just after 6pm, and were quickly able to put out the flames, but by that time, the fire had engulfed the two story home. Reports are indicating that the family has lost everything.

Reports from a person in the house indicate the fire started in the bedroom, and that everyone was able to get out safe. However reports also indicate that several animals were lost in the fire.

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