Fire leaves family of five homeless

A fire in Portland Tuesday evening destroyed a family's home on Deer Haven Lane.

A family is homeless after a fire in Callaway County.

The fire happened Tuesday evening at the family's home on Deer Haven Lane in Portland.

American Red Cross Heart of Missouri Chapter volunteers are helping the family of five.

Volunteers provided financial resources for their emergency needs of food, infant supplies, clothing and a temporary motel stay.

The family was also given comfort kits which has personal hygiene items in them.