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Officials investigate house fire after finding downed power lines

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CHOCTAW, Okla. – A fire that destroyed a home near Lake Stanley Draper is under investigation.

Fire crews rushed to the two story home in the 1400 block of Sauna Lane around 5:30 this morning on reports of smoke.

When they arrived they found the house engulfed in flames.

OG&E was called out to the scene after firefighters discovered downed power lines.

Water had to be shuttled in because there were not any hydrants near the home.

Crews kept the fire contained, but unfortunately, the home is considered a complete loss.

No reports of any injuries at this time.

Authorities say the homeowners were not home at the time the fire started.