Home Damaged By Fire In Luzerne County

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LAUREL RUN -- A woman in Luzerne County was able to escape her burning home Thursday morning thanks to her neighbor.

Officials say the furnace fire started around 8 a.m. at the mobile home on Blueberry Lane in Laurel Run.

The woman's neighbor smelled smoke while she was sleeping inside.

He used fire extinguishers and helped stop the fire from spreading.