Two Families Escape Flames

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SHICKSHINNY -- Flames chased two families from their homes early Wednesday morning in Luzerne County.

The fire started a little after midnight at a home on West Butler Street in Shickshinny.  Crews tell us two families lived in the home. Everyone got out safely.

The home was destroyed in the blaze.

Fire officials tell Newswatch 16 an investigation is underway to figure out the cause.