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Fire leaves Clackamas family homeless before Christmas

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(Photo: Clackamas Fire District #1) (Photo: Clackamas Fire District #1)
CLACKAMAS, OR (KPTV) -

A fire destroyed a house in Clackamas, leaving a family homeless right before Christmas.

Clackamas Fire District #1 said they responded to the fire around 10:20 a.m. The home is located in the 7400 block of SE Clackamas Road.

Clackamas Fire said the homeowner was in the basement when she noticed the fire. She fled to the neighbors house.

Firefighters quickly searched the home for anyone else possibly inside. They said no one else was inside the home at the time of the fire.

Clackamas Fire said the family dog died and a cat is missing.

The Red Cross is providing housing for the woman and her three children.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.

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