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4 killed in Carthage house fire

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CARTHAGE, TN (WSMV) - A house fire in Carthage has claimed the lives of four people and left several others in area hospitals.

The fire started at about 11:40 p.m. Saturday night at a home on Hull Avenue.  Crews were on the scene within five minutes of the call, according to Carthage Fire Chief Joe Hiett.

"When I arrived on scene, we had fire though the roof," Hiett said.

"I knew early on that it was not going to be a good day."

Read more from our NBC affiliate WSMV.

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