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Woman escapes burning home

The home on Northwest 72nd Street was severely damaged by the fire. (Source KSWO)House severely damaged in fire The home on Northwest 72nd Street was severely damaged by the fire. (Source KSWO)House severely damaged in fire

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) -A Lawton woman was able to escape her burning home unharmed after it suddenly caught fire.

Firefighters say the fire spread through the attic of a home on Southwest 72nd Street in the Almor West housing addition Wednesday evening. The woman was able to get out and run next door to call for help. Firefighters say the damage to the home was extensive.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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