Family of 5 escapes house fire

Family of 5 escapes house fire

Longview Fire crews were called to a house fire around 8 o'clock Tuesday night in the 500 block of West Broadway Drive.

Investigators tell KLTV 7 that 3 children and their parents were in the home when the fire started in a bedroom.

One of the children was reportedly in that bedroom, playing with flammable items, when they ignited.

The family was able to get out of the house safely. The bedroom suffered extensive damage.

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