Fire heavily damages south Abilene home on Christmas Eve

(Courtesy: Kayleigh Flournoy)

Fire heavily damaged a home in south Abilene on Christmas Eve.

The fire in the 2100 block of S. 35th Street started around 1:30 p.m., according to the Abilene Fire Department.

Video sent to KTXS by a witness shows thick black smoke billowing from the home before firefighters were able to put it out.

That smoke was seen by people around town.

Damage is estimated at $100,000.

The family of four that lives there will be staying with other family members for the holidays.

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