Five killed in overnight house fire in Leon County

Deadly House Fire 
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Deadly House Fire Colin Kinnear / CC BY-SA 2.0(KBTX)
Published: Feb. 20, 2022 at 11:22 AM CST|Updated: Feb. 21, 2022 at 9:44 AM CST
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FLYNN, Texas (KBTX) -Leon County Sheriff Kevin Ellis confirms that a house fire claimed the lives of a family in the Flynn area of Leon County around 1 a.m. Sunday Morning.

The sheriff’s office confirms that two adults and three children ages 4, 2 and 5 months were killed.

The fire started on County Road 449 in Flynn just before midnight. The Leon County Sheriff’s Office is working with the Texas State Fire Marshal’s Office to find out what the cause of the fire was.

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Posted by Leon County Sheriff's Office on Sunday, February 20, 2022

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