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Home Ripped By Flames

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HUNTINGTON TOWNSHIP — A home in Luzerne County was destroyed by fire Tuesday.

It happened around 1 p.m. on Thorn Hill Road in Huntington Township, near Shickshinny.

The homeowner tells us her propane tank was filled in the morning and when her son started the furnace, the house started smoking. The fire chief said the man has minor burns on his hands.

The woman and her son are staying with family members.