Wiregrass Newsroom: Fire rips through home

Dothan, Ala. (WSFA) -- A wiregrass family is picking up the pieces after a devastating house fire.

The blaze ripped through a home on Glanton Street.  Fire fighters say they got the call around 11:00 a.m.  Monday. One person was at home when the fire broke out and fortunately was able to get out safely.

The home though is a total loss. The Red Cross is helping the family with food and clothing and the search for a new place to live.