A neighbor called 911 just after 11 p.m. on Monday to report the fire.
“Upon arrival of firefighters, we found the home fully involved in flames,” Lt. Scott Dakin said in a released statement. "The firefighters had to fight the fire from outside the home due to the amount of fire."The Statham home was completely destroyed and two adults displaced, Dakin added.
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