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Mother's Day House Fire In DeWitt, IA

Updated: May 13, 2013 06:49 AM CDT
Picture courtesy of Monica Barten Picture courtesy of Monica Barten
Jeff Armstrong Jeff Armstrong

The Red Cross is helping a DeWitt, Iowa family after a fire damaged their home Sunday, May 12, 2013.

Crews were called to the 700 block First Street at about 7:30 p.m.

Neighbors said the house was engulfed in flames.

No one was home when the fire happened, but the Red Cross says the family pets did not make it.

Volunteers are helping the woman and two kids who lived there.

There is no word yet on how this fire started.