Overnight fire destroys 1 home, damaging 3 others - CBS46 News

Overnight fire destroys 1 home, damaging 3 others

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Fire destroyed one Lawrenceville home and damaged three others Wednesday morning.

Gwinnett County fire was called to the 2300 block of Morning Glory Lane around 3:45 a.m.

Crews arrived to find a house on fire and flames extending to adjacent homes. Residents were able to escape the homes without major injuries.

Two residents were checked by first responders and released at the scene. One was a child and the other an expectant mother according to fire spokesman.

The Red Cross assisted a total of seven adults and six children from three of the homes.

The home where the fire started was a total loss with fire damage to the foundation. Three vehicles were damaged in the driveway.

Homes on each side of the burning house received heavy damage. A third home received heat damage to the vinyl siding.

The cause of the fire has not been determined and is under investigation.

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