Woman Escapes Burning House in Bedford Co. - WSET.com - ABC13

Woman Escapes Burning House in Bedford Co.


Bedford Co., VA - ABC 13 crews were at a house fire in the Thaxton area Tuesday afternoon.

Fire crews say a woman was at home on the 1300 block of Union Church Road when the fire broke out around 2 p.m., but she didn't realize the house was on fire until a passerby noticed smoke from the roof.

The woman was able to get out safely.

The house is a total loss.

The Red Cross is working on a place for the homeowners to stay.

The cause is still under investigation.

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