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Family Displaced Following Chimney Fire

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LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) - A Lansing family's effort to stay warm Monday morning actually forced them out in the snow.

It happened around 1 a.m. Monday at their home on the 3600 block of Aragon Drive.

Fire officials say they lit a fire in their fireplace, but flames traveled up the chimney walls and got out of control.

Firefighters say the fireplace was old and not maintained properly.

Everyone made it out safely.

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