Fire destroyed a home in Mansfield, but the family who lives there is OK after a the family's 22-year-old son woke them up.
When fire broke out at 163 Highland Road, the man woke up, smelled smoke and alerted the family, officials at the scene said.
Four people were home at the time and got out.
Mutual aid was called in to cover the fire station in the event of other emergencies in town.
Highland Road is closed because of the fire.
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