Franklin Home Destroyed By Monday Morning Fire

February 25, 2014
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A fire that broke out around 9:30 AM Monday morning destroyed a home in Franklin’s Third Ward.

The resident of the home on the 300-block of Grant Street, identified as Robert Laing, Jr., was able to safely escape the flames.

Franklin firefighters were on the scene until early afternoon.  The cause of the fire was not immediately determined.

Losses have been estimated at about $75,000.

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