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Woman escapes Huntsville house fire

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A woman escaped a house fire in Huntsville on Wednesday afternoon.

The smoke detector alerted the 25-year-old to the fire and then she saw smoke and flames.

After she saw the fire, she ran out of the home. She was treated at the scene for minor smoke inhalation.

No one else was home at the time of the fire.

Half of the home was damaged by fire, and all of it sustained smoke damage.

Firefighters arrived when the house was 50 percent involved and got the blaze under control in a few minutes.

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