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Fire destroys Storden home

Posted February 20, 2014 at 4:09 pm

•Family escapes without injury, but loses most

of possesions

Storden — The Storden Fire Department received a call a week ago last Wednesday at 112 Highway 30 in Storden about 7:00 p.m. The home was occupied by Christine Barber and her family. Barber and her family got out of the house safely after smoke was detected coming from the upstairs of the house.

When fire fighters encountered heavy smoke they were unable to fight the fire from inside the house. At this point a backhoe was brought in to open up the roof to get better access to the fire.

Despite the fire being contained to the upper floor, the rest of the house

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