Family of 5 in Grundy County, Tenn., loses home to Christmas tree fire

Family of 5 in Grundy County, Tenn., loses home to Christmas tree fire

December 23rd, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

GRUNDY COUNTY, Tenn. - Just days before Christmas, a family of five in Grundy County is without a home, after officials believe their Christmas tree caught fire.

The fire broke out around 8 o'clock Sunday night at a home off Plainview Lake Drive in Tracy City. Firefighters say when they got to the house, it was too late.

The fire was too intense to knock down. Now the family is starting from scratch just days before the Christmas holiday.

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