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Home catches fire in Tuckerman

(Source: Gary Heflin) (Source: Gary Heflin)
(Source: Gary Heflin) (Source: Gary Heflin)
(Source: Gary Heflin) (Source: Gary Heflin)

TUCKERMAN, AR (KAIT) – A home is Tuckerman is considered a total loss after a fire breaks out Wednesday night.

According to Police Chief Jonathan Tubbs, emergency crews were called to the burning home around 9 p.m. Wednesday night.

Chief Tubbs says the man living at the home was sleeping inside when the fire began, but woke up to the smell of smoke and was able to leave safely.

Investigators say the fire started in the bathroom where a space heater was being used. .

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