Smith County family escapes house fire

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Smith County fire crews responded to a house fire that broke out during Monday night's storms.

The fire started around 9 o'clock in the 10,000 block of Deer Creek Drive near Chapel Hill.

Authorities tell us a family was inside the home at the time, but everyone was able to get out safely.

There's no word, yet, on whether the fire was weather-related.

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