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Woman and pets escape house fire in east Lawton

LAWTON, Okla._ A woman and her pets are safe after a small fire broke out in their home Friday morning in east Lawton.

Firefighters raced to the scene on Southeast Brown Avenue in the Park Lane addition. The woman who lives there told them her cats were staring at smoke coming from the chimney. She called for help and firefighters had the small blaze out in about 10 to 15 minutes.

Investigators say electrical wiring in a fan may have caught a bird's nest on fire in the chimney.



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