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Wausau home destroyed by overnight fire


A family of 10 is lucky to be alive after a fire destroyed their home.

Wausau fire officials were called out to the home on the 1400 block of 3rd Street at 11:45 Sunday night.

It's unclear how the fire started at this time.

According to the Wausau Police Department, one of the parents was woken by a crying baby, saw the fire, and was able to get the rest of the family out in time.

They are all safe this morning.

The fire is under investigation.

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