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10/20/08

Three Homeless After Unattended Candle

A Texas Tech student and two roommates are homeless after authorities say they left a candle unattended.   The Lubbock Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the blaze in the 19-hundred block of Avenue O. They say the fire started in a bedroom. The three tenants managed to escape the blaze.

But the house is now unlivable, with more than $15,000 in damage.   The residents are receiving help from the American Red Cross.

 

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