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Grandmother, 2-year-old unhurt after escaping Columbus house fire

A family was able to escape a house fire in Columbus.

Posted: Sep. 18, 2018 3:25 PM
Updated: Sep. 19, 2018 8:58 AM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A family was able to escape a house fire in Columbus.

The fire happened in the 2500 block of Fourth Avenue North sometime near 2 p.m. Tuesday.

A grandmother, Valerie Hubbard, and her 2-year-old grandchild Zyan Scales were inside at the time the fire erupted.

The two, including a puppy named Blue, got out safely. 

At this time, the cause of the fire is under investigation.

All donations can be sent to 71 Sugar Hills Crawford, MS 39743.

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