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Family's home destroyed by fire

Published On: Apr 11 2013 11:25:50 AM CDT
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SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. -

A Sullivan County family is without a home this afternoon after it was destroyed by a fire.

It happened in the Horse Creek community just after 10 p.m. Wednesday. Firefighters say the family made it out of the house.

The father had to be taken to the hospital after they say he suffered smoke inhalation. They say he has been released.

The Red Cross was called in to help the family.

The investigation as to what caused the fire is now in the hands of the Sullivan County Sheriff's Office.