Opelika family loses home, belongings in fire

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - An Opelika family is coping after losing their home to a fire Tuesday afternoon.

The fire department says a wire wasn't grounded correctly in the house, causing it to catch on flames around noon.

Thankfully no one was hurt, but the family of four has lost everything in the fire and is asking for help from the community to rebuild their lives.

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