Rantoul Family Loses Home to Fire


RANTOUL - A fire has left one family homeless.

What started out as a kitchen fire, quickly spread throughout the entire two-story home at 220 Alexander Drive.

Firefighters arrived at the scene shortly after 1 p.m. on Tuesday. The fire was contained within a half hour, but an insurance agent called the home a total loss.

Orelia White and her husband had lived in the house for 21 years. White says they lost everything.

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