Fire in Gray drives 7, including 5 children, from home

By Beth Brogan, BDN Staff
Posted Feb. 10, 2014, at 10:05 a.m.

GRAY, Maine — Two adults and five children escaped a fire Monday morning at a home at 16 Weymouth Road.

No one was injured by smoke, heat or flames, which destroyed the home, according to Portland ABC affiliate WMTW-TV.

The fire was reported at approximately 8 a.m. and extinguished by midmorning, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office.

WMTW reports that investigators believe combustible items placed near a heater ignited the blaze.

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