Lehigh family escapes house fire
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CREATED Sep. 28, 2012
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A Lehigh Acres family is lucky to be alive after escaping a house fire as the flames tore through their home.
The fire breaking out around 4 this morning at the house on Edison Avenue.
Authorities say the smoke detector did not go off, but a teenager in the home smelled smoke and woke up both his parents.
They then jumped out through a window to escape. The cause of the fire is under investigation.