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      Couple escapes fire in Callaway County

      Smoke could be seen for miles early Monday morning as firefighters put out flames at a home off of Route Z in Callaway County.


      A Callaway County couple is alive thanks to smoke detectors and quick thinking.




      Smoke could be seen for miles early Monday morning as firefighters put out flames at a home off of Route Z in Callaway County.




      A couple in their 60's lived in the home.




      Family members said the fire started at about 5:30 a.m.


      They said a furnace in the home on Weiser Acres Drive could be to blame.

      A chihuahua and a cat died in the blaze.

      The couple are staying with family nearby.

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