East Texas woman, 2 dogs escape burning home

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas woman and her two dogs are safe after their home caught on fire Wednesday morning. The home is located in the 11000 block of Sycamore Street. That's just west of Tyler off Highway 64.

Smith County volunteer firefighters say they have the fire under control, but it is still burning. the emergency call came in around 8:30 a.m.

There is significant damage to the home. Fortunately, the homeowner says her house is insured.

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