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Elderly Longview man loses everything in Friday night fire

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

An elderly man is now homeless after a fire destroyed his home Friday night.

Around 8 p.m. Friday, a 73-year-old man's home on Fairlane drive in Longview was destroyed by fire.

The fire gutted the man's home before fire crews could put out the blaze. Fortunately the man and his dog were out running errands during the fire.

Neighbors say they watched helplessly as flames shot though his home.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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