Family escapes burning home

February 27, 2009 4:31:49 AM PST
Five people got out of a house safely after a fire broke out at their north Houston home.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

It broke out around 1:30am off Allwood at Parker. People inside the home woke up to smoke. Flames were shooting through the roof when firefighters arrived.

It took a while for them to put out the fire. The home was destroyed.

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