Lake Charles family's home destroyed on Mary St

Posted by - Shawn Herndon -

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A mother and her nine children are without a home after a fire this afternoon.

Lake Charles firefighters say they responded to the burn around 3:30 with heavy smoke pouring out of the upper regions of the home as crews arrived.

The home was occupied by the family at the time of the fire, but they were all able to get out without any injuries.

Firefighters consider the home a complete loss.

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