HAZEL GREEN, Ala. (WHNT) - A family in Hazel Green got out of their home safely Friday morning after it caught fire.
The home is located at 131 Matts Way, off Highway 231/431 North. It is a total loss.
The fire started just before 9 a.m. Volunteer firefighters from Hazel Green, Meridianville and Toney helped to put it out.
The woman who lives there tells WHNT News 19 she went to the store this morning, and when she returned, she noticed smoke coming out of the front of the home. She ran around back, kicked in the door and rushed in to wake up her mother and two children who were sleeping.
Fortunately, everyone got out safely.