Tucson home completely destroyed by Christmas morning fire

Person, two dogs saved by crews from Drexel Heights Fire District

Tucson home destroyed by Christmas morning fire

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A Tucson home was destroyed by fire Christmas morning, but crews were able to save the homeowner and two dogs.

The Drexel Heights Fire District said it was called to a house near Ajo Highway and Camino De Oeste around 9:45 a.m.

Crews were able to put the fire out in about an hour, but the home was a complete loss.

The homeowner, who reported hearing a long bang before the fire started, said they have a place to stay.

The home was located at 4141 South Avenida Don Fillepe.

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