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12/13/02 - Longview

Victims Lose Everything in Longview Fire

   Escaping with just the clothes on their backs, 15 families are homeless after fire ravages the Pinehurst apartments. The folks in the Longview apartment complex literally had seconds to get out as the fire roared around them. The flames moved so quickly, the homeowners that lived in one upstairs apartment had to jump from the second floor window to safety. Matthew Horton's family dog died in the fire.The family pet that he says he owes his life to. The Longview Red Cross has opened a shelter for the displaced families and asked that anyone who wants to make donations... Call 903-753-2091. 

  Bob Hallmark, reporting.
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