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Lacy Lakeview fire engulfs home

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A large Lacy Lakeview fire leaves two men without a home.

Two people were inside when the fire started on Norma Drive shortly after four Friday afternoon. The homeowners say they heard a loud pop in the attic and went to investigate. The two men found the attic covered in flames.

When crews got there, the fire took over 40 percent of the home. It suffered major damage but no one was hurt. Officials say they're happy it didn't spread as well. 

"There's always worry, especially in residential neighborhoods like this. There's always worry that it'll spread. They did do a very good job to stop this. Nothing else was threatened," Lacy Lakeview Fire Marshall Patricia Faulkner said.

Faulkner says it's unclear what started the fire, but it appears it started in the attic.

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