PHOTOS: Plymouth, Minn. couple escapes house fire - KMSP-TV

PHOTOS: Plymouth, Minn. couple escapes house fire

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PLYMOUTH, Minn. (KMSP) -

Fire forced a Plymouth, Minn. family out of their home just before midnight Thursday. Flames were shooting out of the back of the home when firefighters arrived to the 100 block of Trenton Lane.

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The two homeowners were able to escape safely, but were taken to the hospital as a precaution.

Fire hydrants were accessible and aside from some deep snow in the backyard, firefighters had no trouble battling the fire. Crews had the fire under control in about an hour.

There's no word on the cause of the fire or the extent of the damage.

FIRE DEPARTMENTS: Please dig out snow-covered fire hydrants

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