Fire destroys house, two firefighters sent to the hospital

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MISSION, Texas – Two City of Mission Firefighters are recovering after battling a structure fire on Tuesday evening.

Authorities say the fire department responded to a fire at a home in the Melba Carter street area. The fire was extinguished but had spread quickly throughout the home. The family living there is now displaced.

As a precaution two Mission Firefighters were taken to the hospital for possible heat exhaustion. Both were treated and released.

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