Family escapes burning home in Berclair - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Family escapes burning home in Berclair

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A Memphis family is safe after flames engulfed their home in the Berclair neighborhood late Thursday night.

At approximately 11:15 p.m., firefighters rushed to Macon Road, near Waring Road, where they saw flames shooting out of the house.

Firefighters said the fire started in the front of the house as the family slept in the back of the home. Everyone was able to get out of the home safely.

No one was injured as firefighters battled the blaze. It took them about 10 minutes to control the fire, but the house was extensively damaged.

Investigators are working to learn what caused the fire.

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