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Coffee maker blamed for burning down Zavalla home

ZAVALLA, TX (KTRE) -

A coffee maker is to blame for a Zavalla family losing their home Wednesday night, according to the city's police chief.

Chief Joey Courtney said the man was making coffee around 11 p.m. at his home, located at the intersection of Townsend Street and Broaddus Road.

The man managed to get his whole family out of the house, but the fire destroyed the whole structure, Courtney said.

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