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Fire Damages Home in Somerville

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SOMERVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A family in Somerville is now looking for a place to stay after a fire damaged their home.

Crews responded around 1:00 a.m. to the home on the 100 block of Gaines Private Drive.

We’re told the family woke up to the smell of smoke, saw the fire then called 911.

Firefighters say one bedroom sustained heavy damage while the rest of the home sustained smoke damage.

Fire crews were able to contain the fire to that one bedroom.

Crews cut power to the home while fighting the fire as a precaution.

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