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Fire displaces family
A fire has forced a family out of its home for the Christmas holidays.
The fire was reported at about 2 a.m. this morning at a home in the 800 block of Stanton east of Irving and MLK Parkway.
Investigators believe an electrical problem sparked the fire.
The homeowner was able to leave the home before firefighters arrived. Flames were contained to one bedroom and the attic.
There was moderate fire and smoke damage to the home.
The Red Cross is helping the family find another place to stay.