A fire destroyed a two-story home in Putnam County early on January 3, 2024. Dispatchers said the blaze broke out on Mary Street in Hurricane around 0400. According to fire crews on the scene, flames were showing from the second floor when they arrived. Hurricane Fire Chief Mike Hoffman said. “There were two people in the home and three dogs, everybody got out safe.” said Hoffman. The family awoke to fire alarms going off and their home filled with smoke. Fire crews from Putnam, Kanawha, and Cabell counties responded to the scene. The cause of the fire was unknown.

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