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At-home frying starts kitchen fire in Tyler

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler fire crews responded to the scene of a structure fire in Northwest Tyler.

Crews were notified of the fire around 3:30p.m. Monday in the 3,100 block of Autumn Leaves Drive.

Authorities say the couple who owned the home were frying fish when the kitchen caught fire.

The couple attempted to contain the fire with a garden hose, but were unsuccessful. The couple then vacated the home and called 911.

Officials say the home is a total loss.

The couple and two children have been displaced indefinitely.

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