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Fire tears through home in Jim Thorpe

JIM THORPE, Pa. - Fire gutted a home in Carbon County early Saturday morning.

It broke out around 7:20 a.m. at a home in the 200 block of Summit Drive in Jim Thorpe.

Crews at the scene report the home was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.

Fire crews battled subzero temperatures and wind chills while fighting the fire.

No injuries were reported.

No word yet on what sparked the blaze.


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