Family loses home in Fresno Co fire

FRESNO, Calif.

The fire happened around 3:40 Monday morning on Dakota between Thompson and McCall.

Fresno County Fire says the family is fortunate to be alive because they did not have a working smoke detector.

Fire officials say a child happened to wake up during the fire.

The child alerted the rest of the family, and they got out on time.

Authorities are still investigating what caused the fire.

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